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Where to Eat in 2024

Espresso Martinis, Holiday Cocktails, and a Meet & Greet with Ray Isle.

Sailor is everything.

Cecily to open from Estela and LaLou Alumni

Acadia opens in Midtown

An Underground Supper Club Opens Just in Time for the Holidays

The day I made 400 Cucidati with my adopted Sicilian family

Your Weekend Buzz is here.

Every (Edible) Holiday Gift You Need.

What Really Happened at Ample Hills?

Welcome Back Hoexter’s

So much Holiday fun this weekend!

The Radio Star is not dead.

Make Me Challah!

Sunken Sundays, Books for Pickles, and an Ice Rink under the Brooklyn Bridge

BREAKING: Anna Castellani to open Nina in DUMBO on December 1st.

Tahini for Therapy? Yes.

Dead Letter 9

Figure 8 opens in the former Pearl Oyster Bar Space

Pastries from Carline Schiff, Doshi from Susan Kim and a Brooklyn Makers Market!

Tigre, a Chalet, & Donuts for Floyd

Unmatch? Are you sure?

Last Suppers and First Meals.

Brooklyn gets more cheese and more Poppy's!

Cooks & Books, Sunday Supper, and Food as Medicine

Where "Hospitality for Humanity" gets it wrong.

A vending machine for oysters?

Bad Cholesterol will make you very happy

26.2, Orange Glou, and more

Tia Yanet's Tamales

See you at Swoony's

This is Halloween, this is Halloween!

Victoria Blamey is Back.

Have you met Onino?

Books, Dates, Persian Beer, Bagels, and Benefits

A somber Strong Buzz today.

Narnia in New York.

Gone Missing

So Many Fests (and one cool new resto)

At Ambra, less is more.

This Weekend: Bottomless Beers, Bonfires, and Benefits.

Opening this week

Wine Bar is Added at L’Appartment 4F: Meet L’Apéro by 4F

Fête de Bourgogne, Kids Cook, and Salsa Dancing in the East Village

Untable is both unconventional and unbelievable

Smashburgers, Surfers, French Wine, and the Most Outrageous Coffee Pop-Up

Light Bulbs and Fish Heads.

It's Challah Time

Hey! It's still summer!

At Nabila’s, a neighborhood gem writes a love letter to Lebanon

Your Labor Day Weekend Buzz

Popcorn is having a moment

Summer is almost gone ... let's relish these last days.

Waiting for Godot.

A Block Party, Skin Contact, Cooking on the Subway, and more.

Short Stories, a wine bar with 56 options by the glass, and more restaurant news.

This fall, a Food Tour of New York City, curated by me!

Beauty and the Beef.

Sea and the City

Your Weekend Starts Here.

The Bazaar New York has arrived.

A Critical Fundraiser at Dhamaka to Support Grace, Antanas, and Baby Ula

This Rockaway Juice Lab Empowers High School Students

Tiki Takeover, a Culinary Spectacle, Damon Wise, and a Catskills Pizza and Music Bash


How to Have a Five-Star Weekend

Sidecars, Seltzer, Sunday Supper, and a Sidewalk Sale

Memories of meals past.

Three (delicious) Things to Drink and Eat This Week!

A Corner Bar for Natural Wine...and Early Edition Feminist Erotica

Meet THE Salad of Summer: The Poriyal.

A far cry from Alexander's

Letters from Camp...and your Weekend Buzz.

A (very long) July 4th Weekend Buzz

BREAKING: Ruthie's Reinvented as an American Wine Bar


Monday News!

BREAKING: Pizza Moto will become Farina this Fall.

Your Weekend Buzz is here.

BREAKING! Poppy's is coming to Brooklyn Heights!

Introducing... the Culinary Concierge

Happy Juneteenth! Two Monday-only events to start the week off right at Sugar Monk and Loring Place

The White Lotus Effect

Happy Pride! Your Weekend Buzz is here.

BREAKING: Staubitz Butcher Shop Nearing Closure

The Weekend Buzz

A Brand New Oasis in Bryant Park

A Benefit Dinner in Honor of King

The Weekend Buzz

Birthday Cake and Water Slides.

The return of The Weekend Buzz!

It's almost June.

Not Your Bros Bottle Service

Get into The Waves.

For Mother's Day—All About Women.

Some Summery Openings and Events

Great Good Things: Little Sesame

Openings! Bar Vinazo, Bananas, and Gilda

The Strong Buzz Guide to May

"Chefwise" is the book you’ve been waiting for.

Lita Opens Today

Listening to "On the Pass" with Gabriel Ornelas

A (free!!!) Bacon Egg and Cheese Crawl from Black Seed Bagels is Happening Tonight

Meet Me at Mischa?

A Cool Creamery Comes to Rockaway Beach

At Lore, a love story, delicious dosas, and so much more.

April in Paris: Where to Shop, Eat, and Run

Something great for Saturday....

Laminated Baguettes are in your future.

NYC’s Best Bread Service.

Please Meet Joni

Your April Events Calendar is Here!

If I Named Nail Polish Colors

What do you get when you cross restaurants, media, death, and satire? The Lemon.

Extra! Extra! More Breakfast for Brooklyn

When Za’atar Met The Bagel.

Finding Yuval

Pizza, stretched.

Food for Thought

Weekend News you Need

Announcing the Impact Foundation, a Women's History Month Request (and Jazz with me on Friday!)

Bed-Stuy is getting a Great New Wine Bar

Jazz in the Parlor with The Strong Buzz

Extra Extra! Salt’s Cure Open NOW for Breakfast in Carroll Gardens!

Events you Must Attend in March

The Strong Buzz Guide to Jerusalem and Tel Aviv

When does a Place Become Home?

I'm leaving on a jet plane...

I’ll Get the Car

A Tale of Two Toms.

A Gorgeous Natural Wine Bar Hidden in Plain Sight

This Valentine's Day, I've got you.

All the ways to Celebrate Black History Month (and more) in February

Dumbo’s Best New Bar

This is not a food story.

It’s Friday I’m in Love (with this Challah)

Got plans for Lunar New Year?

Michelin-Starred Ramen from Tokyo Arrives in Dumbo

Pizza Moto Turns out the Lights

I like bread and I cannot lie.

Over a magnificent dinner at Five Acres, pondering "The Menu."

Three Maples opens in Bed-Stuy

The best food events happening in January.

We Lost a King.

The Catskills are Calling.