Category Archives: Restaurants

Nice melons at Le District

August 1, 2015- Try the Cavaillon melons at Le District. They are very sweet now.

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Post article on the out of control food carts problem

August 2, 2015- You are not alone if you are pissed off about the growing spread of these hot

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Shucking oysters and eating lobster rolls on Grand Banks

June 21, 2015- The Grand Banks brunch, docked at at Pier 25

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A tour of the fromagerie at Le District

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Actor Steve Schirripa discusses BPC and his line of spaghetti sauces

(30,000 people have viewed this as of July 22nd, 2015)

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

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Review: Chef James Tracey cheeseburgers

June 20, 2015- by Steven E. Greer Given the fact that three of the best cheeseburgers I have tried over the last 12-months

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Now Starr is sued for keeping tips

July 30, 2015- First it was Thomas Keller sued by employees for keeping tips meant for his employees.

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The new El Vez lobster

July 8, 2015- By Steven E. Greer After a dozen or so emails to the team at El Vez suggesting that a Cabo San Lucas style lobster would be great,

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The burrito line for El Vez

July 24, 2015- My bad review seems to have had no effect. Blue Smoke

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

Update July 24, 2015- President Obama ate lunch at Upland last week.

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Team behind Parm to take over famed Four Seasons restaurant

July 24, 2015- The Major Food Group team behind Parm will be the new culinary team to

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The designer of Le District gives a walking tour

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More bad food reviews for Gov. Chrystie’s 1 WTC observatory

Update July 24, 2015- Steve Cuozzo of The Post slams the restaurants at the top of WTC 1 even more so than did Eater.

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The bike junkyard in front of Goldman Sachs

July 23, 2015- No restaurant with delivery service should need more than two bikes.

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Review: Bâtard

January 24, 2015- By Steven E. Greer Tonight, by a strange twist of fate, I finally did it. I ate at the now-world-famous Bâtard in Tribeca.

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Beaubourg is shaping up to be better than North End Grill

July 17, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I was walking through Le District when I saw in the kitchen window of Beaubourg (the brasserie)

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Images from Grand Banks oyster bar

June 11, 2015

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Review: The new Parm on Vesey Street

July 13, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I wasn’t going to write this review of Parm just so soon, but a local blogger came out with his “review” of Parm

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Big Fish at Le District

June 27, 2015- This bass was on display at Le District. It was soon used by the Beaubourg restaurant.

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