Category Archives: American

Figs and Fennel at Le District

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

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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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Chick-fil-A coming to FiDi

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

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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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Tip of the Week: How to make easy delicious macaroni and cheese

August 5, 2015- by Chef Steven E. Greer The American classic macaroni and cheese is hard to find made well in New York restaurants.

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Review: The Mighty Quinn’s fried chicken sandwich is worse than McDonald’s

August 12, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I tried the Mighty Quinn’s fried chicken sandwich today. I asked the lady at the check out counter whether

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Pete Wells slams Danny Meyer’s Untitled but gives it 2-stars anyway

August 11, 2015- By Steven E. Greer This is the first sentence of Pete Wells’ review of Danny Meyer’s restaurant

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Review: “Untitled” at the Whitney

May 22, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I prepared to go to Chef Mike Anthony’s restaurant called Untitled at the Whitney Museum

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Review: The new Whitney District takes off

May 12, 2015- By Steven E. Greer There has been the despicable cheesy Meatpacking District for decades, where one can see on

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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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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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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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Danny Meyer resorts to ads on the Port Authority ferry terminal to drum up business

July 12, 2015- This was just sad. Danny Meyer’s Blue Smoke and North End Grill are hurting,

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Review: Fuku fried chicken sandwiches

June 27, 2015- By Steven E. Greer Some people in the restaurant business with opinions I trust mentioned that they tried the

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The salmon at The Clocktower

June 26, 2015- This is another work of edible art by Chef Atherton that I consumed: the salmon. 

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Parm opens Monday, for sure

Update June 25, 2015- Parm opens Monday, for sure. 

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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 NY Times reviews Blue Smoke and North End Grill

March 14, 2015- We are hearing that a new “corporate chef” is hovering over Blue Smoke

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