Category Archives: Reviews

Review update: Augustine in the Beekman Hotel

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

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Review: Silicon Valley Hollywood’s new Fall limited-series dramas

Update November 27, 2018- This article in Bloomberg previews the 2019 Silicon Valley content.

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The Late Reviewer: Solo: A Star Wars Story

November 2, 2018- by Steven E. Greer I had low expectations before I watched the 2018 Star Wars episode called Solo, based on the Han

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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: Amazon has destroyed Whole Foods

Update October 15, 2018- A viewer sent us this. Whole Foods is so bad now that they cannot

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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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Essay: Fox and Friends is degrading to women

October 8, 2018- by Steven E. Greer, MD Fox and Friends is just over the top. The Roger Ailes 1960’s sexist mentality is alive and well and

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Essay: 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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Essay: What modern liberals need to learn from the failed Vietnam War protestors

September 28, 2017- by Steven E. Greer, MD I have been watching with jaw dropped, mesmerized by the Ken Burns PBS documentary on The

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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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Review: The Nomad cheeseburger is so bad it made me want to punch the chef

July 4, 2015- by Steven E. Greer As part of my 2015 tour of Manhattan Cheeseburgers, I tried the one at the Nomad. I should

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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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Review: Morimoto New York still wows after 8 years

June 22, 2014- By Steven E. Greer Well, it took me a while, but I finally got around to visiting Morimoto on 16th Street and 10th Avenue. It is a joint venture between Stephen Starr and Chef Masaharu Morimoto. It … Continue reading

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The Late Reviewer: Deadpool 2

September 20, 2018- by Steven E. Greer I renewed my Netflix after taking a several-month break due to lack of content from Hollywood.

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Review: La Sirena

Update September 22, 2018- Told you so. This place is no good.

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The Late Reviewer: Deadpool

June 16, 2016- by Steven E. Greer Why was Deadpool, starring box-office-poison Ryan Reynolds, a sleeper hit? Because the studio

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The Netflix Late Reviewer: “16 Acres”: How the biggest lightning rod in the world was made

 September 20, 2014- by Steven E. Greer “16 Acres” is an excellent documentary that describes the politics behind the rebuilding of Ground Zero, and why it has taken so long.

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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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