Ainslie opened last night in Williamsburg, just off the Lorimer L train stop. The 10,000-square-foot restaurant will serve Italian staples and wood-fired pizza. Ainslie also has four bars with 20 wines by the glass, four wines on tap and 16 beers from local craft breweries on tap. Needless to say, we can’t wait to give […]
Another week, another bonkers roster of metal releases. It’s a good problem to have, but I’m not even caught up with August yet. Oh well, onward into the void. WHAT TO HEAR: First up this week is one that I and more than a few other heavy metal degenerates have been waiting breathlessly for since […]
We’re bummed to hear this, since Reynard has long been our favorite brunch spot in Williamsburg. Next month, the team behind the popular Chez Ma Tante will be opening a new bistro called Le Crocodile in its place at the Wythe Hotel. Reynard, the restaurant that opened in 2012 at the Wythe Hotel, is no […]
If you love the Taiwanese restaurant Win Som (we do) this is something to be excited about. The bakery is currently open Sundays from 11am- 3pm, but will officially open with expanded hours on September 3: More than three years later, Ku and Brown are opening Win Son Bakery with former Win Son General Manager […]
Sushi on Jones is coming to Williamsburg in November. The popular restaurant already has a location in Manhattan in the former home of CBGB: Celebrated omakase counter Sushi on Jones — the original one that limits diners to 30 minutes — is doing away with the time limit at a new Williamsburg restaurant. Also to […]
Fan of bitters will be excited. Amor y Amargo is coming to South Williamsburg next month. Unlike the one in the East Village, this one will have a small menu as well: Bitters destination Amor y Amargo is headed to Brooklyn. The East Village cocktail bar known for its high-quality cocktails showcasing bitters is opening […]
It’s officially September and you know what that means people: FALL RELEASE SEASON TIME WOOP WOOP [airhorn, airhorn, airhorn]. So take to the battlements and brace yourself, because if today is just the beginning, I’m legit scared about what’s to come.
Fans of spicy Xi’an-style noodles will be excited to learn that Xi’an Town has opened on 165 Bedford Avenue. The new restaurant specializes in healthy spin on traditional Xi’an flavors: Another hand-ripped noodle restaurant devoted to the spicy flavors of Xi’an has opened in New York City. Now Williamsburg has a new option for the […]
We can’t say we’re going to miss Cafe De La Esquina, because it kinda blew. But we definitely don’t want to see the iconic Wythe Diner lose it’s home. More proof that we can’t have nice things anymore, especially in Williamsburg. More from Brownstoner. The Wythe Diner sign — upon which was superimposed the name […]
It’s one of the biggest release weeks of the year, so strap in and buckle up. Do whatever you have to do, because this is about to get hectic. WHAT TO HEAR: OK, so first up this week is Fear Inoculum (RCA), the first new music from Tool in 13 years. 19/16 time signature enthusiasts […]
They’ve curated a wonderful line up of musical acts for the monthly series, so stop by and get your gear game on!
Believe it or not, September has almost arrived. Though we’re sad to see summer coming to a close, we’re delighted that one of our favorite food festivals is about to return. TASTE Williamsburg Greenpoint returns Sunday, September 15th and tickets are on sale now! TASTE Williamsburg Greenpoint will occur on September 15th, 2019 from 1pm-4pm. […]