Category Archives: Restaurants

Sopranos Stories with Steve Schirripa

January 10, 2019- The Sopranos are all over the news as the “Prequel” movie has been announced.

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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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Interview with restaurateur Danny Meyer

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Smorgasburg coming to Oculus

March 29, 2019- The innovative Brooklyn food court called Smorgasburg is coming to the WTC Oculus.

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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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Actor Steve Schirripa discusses BPC and his line of spaghetti sauces

October 19, 2014- by Steven E. Greer

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Review: Cosme

August 18, 2015- By Steven E. Greer After hearing multiple restaurant insiders rave about Cosme on 21st and Park Avenue, I went

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Another bad Asian restaurant coming to BPC

February 15, 2019- The Asian restaurants by South Cove have changed hands so many times that BPTV has lost track.

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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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Review: Nobu Downtown

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

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Restaurants need to stop paying ransom to crooked gas, electric, fire, and plumbing inspectors

December 22, 2018- by Steven E. Greer I watched a Netflix show about the seven days of frantic preparation before the 3-Michelin-star

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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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How to deal with a bad Seamless order

January 20, 2015- By Steven E. Greer If you have received a food delivery order processed by Seamless and the food is either unsatisfactory,

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Review: Danny Meyer’s new pizzeria, Marta

Update February 16, 2019- Told you so. This pizza is like eating dry crackers with cheese on top (read below).

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Tammy Meltzer prevents Japanese business from opening in BPC

Update February 15, 2019- Our reporting must have put the pressure on.

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Review: Cave Creek, Arizona and The Grotto Cafe

January 16, 2019- by Steven E. Greer, MD I visited Cave

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Review: Fox in the Snow Cafe, New Albany

January 21, 2019- by Steven E. Greer I picked a

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La Colombe coffee TriBeCa

La Colombe on

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Le District’s pour-over coffee corner takes off

January 26, 2016- by Steven E. Greer The pour-over coffee section in Le District, which I think of as my own, is now catching on. They

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