Storied P.J. Clarke's drops a burger spinoff for those who can't sweat two-hour lunches. Crisp, tall-ceilinged space sees pine beams and white tiled walls. Beef comes from a Pennsylvania farm; topp... read more
Gerber Group, of Stone Rose and Whiskey Blue fame, opens its first New York restaurant. Hotel pair-up is with the Westin Grand Central, adjoining the lobby with versatile bar, lounge, and dining ro... read more
Kips Bay diner with market-driven comfort food, made from scratch. Light wood floors and red walls fill a classic, roomy space. Matzo ball soup and goulash bumper old-school menu. Updates are caref... read more
The “Gay” and the “Nineties” are gone, along with the history at former ’20s speakeasy. Stripped down to just plain old Bill, interior is still eclectic, littered with... read more
Handsome, dark, and wealthy. Quenching your bloodthirst since '37—1837, that is. Took only 175 years to work up this sequel, in a location primed for midtown expense accounts. Spinoff is full... read more
White trash foodies rejoice! A whole restaurant devoted to gourmet mac 'n' cheese. Owners Sarita (as in Sarita's Mac) and Caesar Ekya make the most of this one-trick pony with options like whole wh... read more
Take the tram to your next staycation. Roosevelt Island gets on the map with pier dining across from the New York skyline. Seasonal spot eliminates seafood versus barbecue debates by offering the b... read more
High-design beach-shack food court at the Eventi. BLT crew handling the hospitality. Top beef from Go Burger. Fish Shack covers your Cape Cod nostalgia, serving up clam strips, lobster rolls, beer-... read more
Midtown bro to Williamsburg’s rotisserie king. Significantly less facial hair, but same juicy, herb-basted chicken, half or whole. Plus succulent sides, meatloaf that manages to be comforting... read more
Zigolinis peeps drop a modern American spot in the shadow of the Intrepid. Serves all three meals across all seven days, saving One River Place residents some schlepping. Pizzas, pastas, and an arr... read more
Having recently emerged from a zillion-dollar renovation, the Grand Hyatt New York is out to show the world that it's the real deal when it comes to Midtown Manhattan hospitality. With New York Cen... read more
Hale & Hearty Soups founders (the brothers Schnipper) move up to solid foods. Family roadtrip tracks down fast-casual greatest hits, brings 'em back to midtown. Fish tacos via San Diego, dogs c... read more
Hell’s Kitchen bro to Williamsburg’s rotisserie king. Significantly less facial hair, but same juicy, herb-basted chicken, half or whole. Plus succulent sides, meatloaf that manages to ... read more
Charlie Palmer's house of indulgence gets more than a facelift. Chef Christopher Lee of Gilt fame helms progressive American kitchen fit for overeaters. Four separate dining areas to accommodate lu... read more
Monkeyshines from Graydon Carter. Classic 1936 Deco spot in the Hotel Elysée trots out a third incarnation. Hierarchical supper club scene, with banquettes for the literary elite, tables in ... read more
Heartland Brewery family drops only full-service burger joint in Times Square. Retro NY steakhouse vibes—think wrought-iron chandeliers, amber lighting, leather seats. Menu on the wall featur... read more
Computer-generated template of how to thrive in a recession. Start with a surefire hit: Nice Matin's famous ground chuck burger with caramelized onions and rosemary aioli. Flesh out the menu with s... read more
Hale & Hearty Soups founders (the brothers Schnipper) branch out to solid foods. Family roadtrip tracks down fast-casual greatest hits, brings ‘em back to midtown. Fish tacos via San Dieg... read more
Tidy lunch, brunch, and dinner spot on the upper end of Hell's Kitchen tries just a little bit harder than similar restaurants located a couple of blocks east, and we love them for it. Pulled duck ... read more
One-stop shopping with great blend of cutting-edge chic and ready-t...
Michael White of Ai Fiori et al does an Italian steakhouse south of...
South Brooklyn Pizza peeps wrap a stealth Italian spot around their...
Kristi Paras of Zachary's Smile re-ups her Village space with a bou...
Appointment-only, hour-long guided shopping experience. Second show...