Category Archives: American

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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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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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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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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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: 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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Review: Jean-Georges summer menu 2018

July 11, 2018- by Steven E. Greer, MD I ate most of the menu at Jean-Georges Nougatine restaurant, which is in the same location

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North End Grill looks like a place ready to close

April 28, 2018- I walked into North End Grill during what should have been a busy brunch, and it was empty.

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Danny Meyer tours Shake Shack in Battery Park

   

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Tour of Stone Street after Hurricane Sandy

Ronan Downs, the owner of several restaurants in the Financial District on Stone Street, such as Beckett’s, Stone Street Tavern, The Dubliner, Pizza Pizza, and Burger Burger gives a tour of the area after Hurricane Sandy. All of the establishments … Continue reading

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George’s diner closed after owner films health inspector during inspection

Update: January 9, 2012 George’s diner was re-inspected today by the city health inspector. Two inspectors were sent, 

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Chef Floyd Cardoz gives a tour of North End Grill

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Figs and Fennel at Le District

Update August 19, 2015- The NYT has come out with their own story about how to cook figs.

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Review: Monterey Fish House

February 13, 2018- by Steven E. Greer I am proud of myself. I can find good restaurants in new towns pretty well. I am on the Monterrey

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Seamore’s in Battery Park

July 11, 2018

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Exclusive: North End Grill soon to close

Update March 22, 2018- The unethical scumbags at Eater (owned by Vox Media) stole our exclusive story and ran their own without credit.

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François Payard closed in chaos

April 28, 2018- There was an eviction notice on the François Payard window and the equipment was still inside.

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Review: Chick-fil-A Downtown

April 28, 2018- The Chick-fil-A Downtown by the Fulton Street station is clean and not overrun by filth.

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Nunu Chocolates opens anew Downtown

April 29, 2018- Nunu Chocolates is a Brooklyn artisan shop that tried to open in Tribeca at the food court called

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Chick-fil-A opens on Fulton Street to large crowds

March 30, 2018- The biggest Chick-fil-A in the country opened by the Fulton Street subway.

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