Category Archives: Bar, Lounge

Review: Terroir

Tweet February 6, 2016- by Steven E. Greer A viewer suggested we try Terroir in Tribeca. I went there in 2011 when it opened, but for some Tweet

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Acceptable lounges in Tribeca

Tweet Update February 9, 2016- The NYT “gave” The Bennett a write-up. Tweet

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BPCA CFO, Robert Serpico, spotted coming out of cigar lounge

Tweet January 8, 2016- by Steven E. Greer I was walking by the Davidoff of Geneva cigar store and spotted Robert Serpico, the CFO of the Tweet

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Images from the new jazz club in Tribeca, The Django

Tweet September 27, 2015- by Steven E. Greer (Pardon the poor camera quality) This weekend was the soft opening of The Django in The Roxy. In other words, the Tribeca Grand Hotel, Tweet

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Bar CYRK is dead

Tweet Update September 27, 2015- Almost one year ago, Bar Cyrk opened. I had a feeling that it would Tweet

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Review: The Edition Hotel lobby bar: Sad to watch

Tweet 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 Tweet

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The beef stew tour of 2015

Tweet March 10, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I like to tour Downtown to find the best of a particular type of food that is not commonly found on Tweet

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Review: Belle Reve Tribeca: CBGB without the hard drugs

Tweet (2,000 people have read this review as of February 27, 2015) February 27, 2015- By Steven E. Greer, MD I hope that every person in the restaurant business reads this because it exemplifies why hospitality Tweet

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Why is Blue Smoke in such decline? The owners have been doing this.

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

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Review: Employees Only suffers from extreme inconsistencies

Tweet October 10, 2014- By Steven E. Greer, MD Since I first went to Employees Only in June (see original story below), I have been back approximately six times. I keep going back in search of that good experience that … Continue reading

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North End Grill capitulates, finally puts up signage

Tweet February 5, 2015- For three years, it has been a running joke how so many people walk by the entrance Tweet

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A tour of Distilled in Tribeca

Tweet January 29, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I was invited to stop by the 18-month-old Distilled in Tribeca. This is the first restaurant for the young duo of Nick Iovacchini and Tweet

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Review: Tao Downtown

Tweet January 21, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I was Uptown and decided to detour on the way home to 9th Avenue and stopped by Buddakan. They were closing Tweet

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Beware the “Parlor” dinner club mailing invites

Tweet January 23, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I received a fancy printed dinner invitation similar to what one gets for a wedding, inviting me to a private SoHo Tweet

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Review: Little Park at The Smyth Hotel: Red flags galore

Tweet November 20, 2014- By Steven E. Greer Last week, I was at the small restaurant across from the Greenwich Hotel Tweet

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Poulakakos expands nightclub empire

Tweet December 29, 2014- By Steven E. Greer BatteryPark.TV was the first to report that the Poulakakos group had opened a Trojan Horse on Bowery Street called Bacchanal, Tweet

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The NYT’s Pete Wells pens essay supporting ours: Cocktails have jumped the shark

Tweet October 12, 2014- By Steven E. Greer I recently wrote my definitive review of “The World’s Best” cocktail bar, Employees Only. (It was voted world’s best by Tweet

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What do you think of the new Pier-A Harbor House?

Tweet December 6, 2014- The new Poulakakos-run Pier-A is partially opened. Tweet

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Shinola wannabe to open on White Street

Tweet Update November 21, 2014- Sadly, rumors of the strip club were false Tweet

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Review: New bar called “The Happiest Hour”

Tweet November 7, 2014- By Steven E. Greer This newly opened bar was described Tweet

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