Category Archives: Restaurants

Review: The Playboy Club New York

October 11, 2018- by Steven E. Greer, MD The Playboy Enterprises company is opening new clubs similar to the ones in the 1960’s. The

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Shake Shack one of only two burger chains to serve antibiotic-free beef

October 17, 2018- CBS reports on a consortium of watchdog groups that published a study

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Interview with Bâtard’s acclaimed chef, Markus Glocker

(3,800 people have viewed this as of February 23, 2018) October 1, 2014- By Steven E. Greer, MD It was a great pleasure to meet the Michelin-starred

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Actor Steve Schirripa discusses BPC and his line of spaghetti sauces

(46,000 people have viewed this as of October 9, 2018)

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Interview with restaurateur Danny Meyer

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Markus Glocker of Bâtard, now also cooks at Keith McNally’s Augustine

December 4, 2018- One of BPTV’s favorite chefs, right up there with Jean-Georges Vongerichten, is Markus

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Sopranos Stories with Steve Schirripa: S1:E1

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This is why Del Frisco’s Grille is so bad

December 5, 2018- BPC has a Del Frisco’s Grill on Brookfield Place. You probably have never

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Dear Chefs: Stop putting garlic on hamburgers

Update December 4, 2018- I went back to Hudson 29 (because I live only 100-yards away) and

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Review: Nobu Downtown

Update April 28, 2018- I feasted again at Nobu. This time, I ate downstairs with the grownups.

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Roasting Coffee Beans at Home

January 9, 2018- by Steven E. Greer, MD I used to go to Whole Foods for coffee beans and meat. The Tribeca store roasts onsite. In fact,

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Exclusive sneak peek inside the Oculus

6,000 people have viewed this as of June 9, 2017

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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 update: Augustine in the Beekman Hotel

Update December 4, 2018- Eater reports, “Restaurateur Keith McNally’s FiDi jewel Augustine

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The first ever French-American apple pie

November 26, 2015- by Chef Steven E. Greer I had the idea quite some time ago, after enjoying a chocolate croissant at Le District, to make

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Review: Il Mulino in Tribeca

September 24, 2018- by Steven E. Greer The first and last time I went to the original Il Mulino in the West Village was about 20-years ago.

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Book Review: Fat Chance by Robert H. Lustig, MD

February 9, 2013- by Steven E. Greer, MD How did our ancient ancestors evolve from being pure meat eating carnivore hunters into grain fed farmers,

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Review: The new El Vez cheeseburger is the best one Downtown

November 8, 2014- By Steven E. Greer Without consulting me first, El Vez expanded

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Essay: Danny Meyer has gone from King of New York to loser

April 30, 2018- by Steven E. Greer, MD I got a late night bite at Grand Central Station. Shake Shack was the only place still open.

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The perfect hamburger is very simple

July 4, 2014- By Steven E. Greer The perfect American hamburger is simple. However, the food pornographer chefs of New York City love to overthink the hamburger. Virtually every hamburger written up in New York press is perverted beyond recognition.

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