Category Archives: Restaurants

Goldman Sachs flocks to El Vez burrito hut defying BP.TV

April 17, 2015- By Steven E. Greer In total defiance of BatteryPark.TV’s negative review of the El Vez burrito hut, the

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Exclusive: Downtown to get its first real ice cream shop at Le District

April 14, 2015- By Steven E. Greer We have earned that the semicircular pastry counter at Le District

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Le District Fromagerie

April 12, 2015- Some photos of the cheese shop.

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Actor Steve Schirripa discusses BPC and his line of spaghetti sauces

(11,000 people have viewed this as of April 16, 2015)

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$12 lunches at Le District’s Charcuterie

April 14, 2015- A new station opened that serves $12 lunches.

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The biggest real estate event Downtown is receiving almost no press

April 11, 2015- By Steven E. Greer The “news” is so lame that rarely is a mainstream story published that wasn’t initiated by a PR firm.

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Review: Le District’s La Boucherie (meat counter and grill)

April 12, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I tried out the steak grill adjacent to the meat counter at Le District in Brookfield Place.

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The peasants of South BPC get a good place to eat: Chipotle

Update April 14, 2015- The sign is up and they will open in early May.  (4,000 people have viewed this story as of April 14, 2015)

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Review: Khe-Yo’s new lunch menu

February 3, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I have wanted to return to Khe-You for more than a year, ever since I ate there way back in October of 2013.

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50 West developer to offer cheap rent to any restaurant operator

March 30, 2015- The WSJ reports, “Mr. Greenburger (the developer of 50 West) envisions

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Review: Upland: Starr’s new California-inspired cuisine

March 28, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I finally ate at Stephen Starr’s new Midtown restaurant Upland. The senior chef and partner is Justin Smillie

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Exclusive sneak peak inside the Oculus transportation hub and WTC retail city

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Review: St. George Bar is actually a nice Chinese restaurant

March 31, 2015- By Steven E. Greer We had dinner with the General Manager of the St. George Bar, Felix Lee. The place is actually a

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Interview with restaurateur Danny Meyer

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Interview with Bâtard’s acclaimed chef, Markus Glocker

October 1, 2014- By Steven E. Greer, MD It was a great pleasure to meet the Michelin-starred

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If Bubba Watson can eat nothing but burritos and win the Masters, so can I

April 6, 2015- I’ve been eating the same thing for lunch: the El Vez chicken burrito only found

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Nobu is leaving Tribeca for historic building on Broadway in FiDi

February 10, 2015- The Post reports, “Nobu, for 20 years one of New York’s most storied

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The NYT food reviewer Pete Wells again points out that food is too expensive in Manhattan

April 9, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I am warming up to Pete Wells, the NYT food critic. He and I have seen eye to eye on many

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Review: Gotan Tribeca respects brewed coffee

April 6, 2015- By Steven E. Greer It is still hard to find New York coffee shops that are nothing but cappuccino factories. The American

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Danny Meyer tours Shake Shack in Battery Park

   

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