Category Archives: Reviews

Sopranos Stories with Steve Schirripa: S1:E1

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SouthWestNY bites the dust. Big bar coming next.

Update January 11, 2017- SouthWestNY is going out of business. They will turn it into a big bar

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Pete Wells has another bizarre review of a Lower Manhattan restaurant.

December 28, 2016- Pete Wells has another bizarre review of a Lower Manhattan restaurant. He goes on

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The Netflix Late Reviewer: Sully

January 1, 2017- by Steven E. Greer I had assumed for some reason that the film “Sully” was another cheesy Ron Howard film. I watched

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New York Dolls staying put after all

Update December 20, 2016- The Post reports that the club owners purchased the building,

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Review: Marcella’s in the Short North

December 12, 2016- by Steven E. Greer I heard good things from many sources about Marcella’s in the Short North, so I tried it out.

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Review: The Beekman Hotel lounge in City Hall

October 27, 2016- by Steven E. Greer City Hall has been a no-man’s land for decades, with few places of any quality to go for lawyers and

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The Netflix Late Reviewer: Suicide Squad

January 1, 2017- by Steven E. Greer I would normally disregard a superhero movie, because they are all bad (except for Nolan’s Batman trilogy).

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Review: The Odeon

December 19, 2015- by Steven E. Greer I went to The Odeon restaurant on West Broadway by Thomas Street. A PR-placed article claimed that

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Review: Wolfgang Puck’s Cut at The Four Seasons Hotel Downtown

Update December 20, 2016- Pete Wells of the New York Times has a bizarre review of Cut. He loved the

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Good, cheap champagnes

December 14, 2016- The head sommelier at The Ritz Carlton selects some good champagnes.

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A rare perfect 10

June 11, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD I had a rare meal that was a prefect 10. At The Clocktower, the Fillet Mignon, cooked medium,

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Stephen Starr’s Le Coucou is Pete Well’s favorite new restaurant

December 14, 2016- The NYT reports, “The genius of this project from the chef Daniel Rose and the restaurateur

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Review: Lemongrass in the Short North

December 16, 2016- by Steven E. Greer The same person who sent me to Marcella’s, which I liked, listed Lemongrass nearby. It is an Asian-fusion.

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Author Michael Lewis and I have much in common

December 6, 2016- by Steven E. Greer, MD I said this years ago with Michael Lewis’s last book, and I say it again. He and I are very similar.

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Review: Bâtard

(3,200 people have read this as of 1-11-2016) January 24, 2015- By Steven E. Greer Tonight, by a strange twist of fate, I finally did it. I ate at the now-world-famous Bâtard in Tribeca. 

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Review: The iPhone 7

Depth Mode photo from the iPhone 7 November 25, 2016- by Steven E. Greer I was forced to buy the new iPhone 7 Plus after my new 6 was stolen. While I still reco

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The New Yorker slams Pier-A’s Blacktail bar

November 27, 2016- The bar operators of Pier-A, who promised all sorts of stuff, like restaurants,

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Review: Brushstroke Ichimura Sushi

(2,500 people have read this as of November 21, 2016) Update November 21, 2016- Eater reports that Brustroke will not be closed down after all, and that the next-door kaiseki will take over the sushi bar. Famed sushi chef Eiji … Continue reading

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Chef Paul Gerard featured in The New York Post

November 20, 2016- Chef Paul Gerard, who opened Belle Reve and then Ethyl’s, has opened a new place in Hoboken. The Post featured him.

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