Category Archives: Restaurants

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

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Review: Maison Kayser bakery in Tribeca

August 30, 2015- by Steven E. Greer The old Harrison restaurant at 355 Greenwich Street is now a Maison Kayser bakery and cafe.

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Review: The McDonald’s fried chicken sandwich

August 28, 2015- by Steven E. Greer We have previously reported how Chick-fil-A is shaking up the fast-food industry with stellar

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May LaForce Be With You

August 29, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I have been getting back into shape with home workouts, and once a week I go to the gym for the squat rack

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Actor Steve Schirripa discusses BPC and his line of spaghetti sauces

(35,000 people have viewed this as of August 14th, 2015)

Posted in Battery Park City and BPCA, Film Theater and TV, Groceries, Italian | 1 Comment

Would you like to see a restaurant like this open?

August 23, 2015- by Steven E. Greer People keep telling me to open a restaurant. What do you think of my idea for a casual

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Review: The Edition Hotel lobby bar: Sad to watch

August 28, 2015- by Steven E. Greer I have waited to comment on The Edition Hotel’s lobby bar until the upstairs Clocktower restaurant got its reviews. I am

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Figs and Fennel at Le District

Update August 19, 2015- The NYT has come out with their own story about how to cook figs.

Posted in - Brookfield Place, American, Battery Park City and BPCA, Cooking tips, French, Groceries, Plant-strong and Vegan, Reviews | 2 Comments

Starr needs to build this downtown

Update August 28, 2015- This story about dumplings being made in a back alley with rats is why we need a trusted Chinese

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Review: Danny Meyer’s new pizzeria, Marta

December 9, 2014- By Steven E. Greer After writing my story that pointed out the dearth of quality pizza Downtown, I decided to trek up to 29th Street and Park Avenue

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Review: Inatteso pizza is the best in the hood

December 12, 2014- By Steven E. Greer The next stop for the BatteryPark.TV tour of Downtown pizza is Inatteso in South BPC. They have round and square pizzas. I ordered

Posted in Battery Park City and BPCA, Italian, Pizza, Reviews | 2 Comments

Review: Cosme

August 18, 2015- By Steven E. Greer (AKA El Gringo) After hearing multiple restaurant insiders rave about Cosme on 21st and Park Avenue, I went

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Chick-fil-A coming to FiDi

August 24, 2014- DNAinfo told me something that I did not realize.

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A tour of the bakery at Le District

April 29, 2015- By Steven E. Greer Throughout history, bakeries have been important establishments in cities around the world.

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A tour of the fromagerie at Le District

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Spiders!

August 13, 2015- Nightclubs are well known to be the favorite hiding places of snakes and lizards, but did you know they have spiders too?

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Starr to open a restaurant near Chinatown

August 21, 2015- In between true SoHo and Chinatown is a no-man’s land with some nice pre-war buildings.

Posted in - City government, - Community Board 1, - Downtown oversight, - Real estate, French, SoHo | Leave a comment

Parm is struggling

August 14, 2015- By Steven E. Greer When I slammed Parm in my review, burning all bridges, I was afraid that I was in a bubble

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Dylan Prime closes (again)

Update August 20, 2015- This horribly managed craphole has closed down, to no one’s surprise.

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Review: Sundaes and Cones is a rare good ice cream shop in Manhattan

April 13, 2014- By Steven E. Greer For whatever reason, New York City has a dearth of good ice cream stores. The only one I have been

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