Category Archives: Reviews

Jean-Georges is still great

August 9, 2017- by Steven E. Greer I spent more on the Uber fare than the meal, but I went to Jean-Georges last night. It is still great,

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The Texas apocalypse is exposing TV news as lazy New York bubble dwellers

September 1, 2017- by Steven E. Greer, MD Today, I saw on the TV news a new development in Houston and Dallas that I do not think this country

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Bar CYRK is dead

Update September 7, 2017- Told you so. A local blogger said that this place has closed.

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Review: Shot Tracer app

September 3, 2017- by Steven E. Greer This $6 iPhone app called Shot Tracer is well worth the price. It gets the job done of tracing club path for swing analysis,

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The perfect French fry is at El Vez

May 14, 2016- by Steven E. Greer Chef LaForce made me a cheeseburger and fries today. They are still the best in the city,

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A tour of the bakery at Le District

April 29, 2015- By Steven E. Greer Throughout history, bakeries have been important establishments in cities around the world.

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The real estate bubble and high rent are killing off even the best of restaurants

A $30 meal at the new Union Square Cafe July 25, 2017- by Steven E. Greer In the course of writing my silly restaurant reviews, over the last several years, I have noticed the

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New York is worse than one year ago

August 6, 2017- by Steven E. Greer I am going to fire my secretary. For some reason, he thought it would be a good idea to needlessly stay in

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Review: Pint House has fries as good as Clocktower

August 17, 2017- by Steven E. Greer I previously ranked the best French fries in the city and found two Stephen Starr places to have the best:

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Review: Graeter’s Ice Cream caused me to break up with Jeni’s

August 17, 2017- by Steven E. Greer Years ago, I championed Jeni’s Splendid Ice Cream to New York Viewers. It was a hometown

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Review: Fuku and Milk on Wall Street

August 8, 2017- by Steven E. Greer I tried out the new location of David Chang’s Fuku fried chicken sandwich joint at 110 Wall Street.

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Update review: El Vez no longer has the best burrito in the land

August 7, 2017- by Seven E. Greer I wanted a reliable lunch, so I went to El Vez for their $11 grilled chicken burrito in the sit-down section.

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It’s official: Pier-A (BlackTail) is a huge (award-winning) cocktail bar

July 28, 2017- As we warned, Pier-A never materialized as a restaurant or a public space. Instead, it is

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Review: Del Frisco’s Grille

  Update June 20, 2017- The Brookfield location is opening next week.

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Review: Oliver Stone’s “The Putin Interviews”

June 17, 2017- by Steven E. Greer, MD Battery Park resident Oliver Stone has a must-see series on Showtime called “The Putin Interviews”

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The Netflix Late Reviewer: House of Cards: Season 5

June 16, 2017- by Steven E. Greer I forced myself to watch all of Season 5 of the Netflix original drama “House of Cards” I should

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The Netflix Late Reviewer: La La Land

June 9, 2017- by Steven E. Greer I forced myself to watch La La Land. Sometimes, I am pleasantly surprised when I go into a movie with

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Review: Chuy’s Tex-Mex is as good as El Vez

June 16, 2017- by Steven E. Greer I tried out the Tex-Mex place in Easton called Chuy’s. It was opened about a year ago by a team from Texas. It’s pretty good and right

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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 Filet Mignon, cooked medium,

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Review: The Crest Gastropub

May 13, 2017- by Steven E. Greer I wanted to try The Crest Gastropub after seeing a blog post. It seemed like a hipster chef-driven place.

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