Category Archives: Italian

Parm’s sandwiches improve, but nothing else

Tweet January 15, 2016- by Steven E. Greer I gave up on Parm more than six-months ago, mostly because of the logistical problems that Tweet

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Eurotrash cronyism leads to extension of lease by the BPCA for crappy Gigino’s in Wagner Park

Tweet December 11, 2015- by Steven E. Greer In a rare piece of actual reporting by the Broadsheet (although the details of the story were Tweet

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Gigino in Wagner Park gets reprieve

Tweet Update December 8, 2015- The BPCA board on December 4th voted to extend the lease to Tweet

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Spaghetti and meat sauce Steve-style

Tweet November 3, 2015- by Steven E. Greer I make a nice spaghetti and meat sauce, if I do say so myself. There is a trick I learned. The Maillard reaction Tweet

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Actor Steve Schirripa discusses BPC and his line of spaghetti sauces

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A damn fine pizza at Harry’s Italian

Tweet September 29, 2015- I was unable to enjoy the last pizza I had at Harry’s Italian because Tweet

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Review: The new Parm on Vesey Street

Tweet 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 Tweet

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Review: Inatteso pizza is the best in the hood

Tweet 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 Tweet

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Parm is struggling

Tweet 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 Tweet

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Review: The new Whitney District takes off

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

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The best sandwiches in Manhattan are now found on Vesey Street

Tweet June 30, 2015- By Steven E. Greer In my humble opinion, the best sandwiches in Manhattan are now found on Vesey Street. Tweet

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First look at the new Parm

Tweet June 29, 2015- By Steven E. Greer The new Parm on Vesey Street finally opened. It has a seating capacity of 150-people (compared to El Vez at 275 seats). Tweet

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Parm opens Monday, for sure

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

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Parm to open “within two weeks”

Tweet Update May 19, 2015- We spoke with the chef who was on the construction site, and Parm will open Tweet

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Interview with Partner of Major Food Group about new Parm coming to BPC

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Review: Benvenuti on South End Ave is horrible

Tweet March 29, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I was scratching my head trying to think of a cheap place for lunch. Nothing at Hudson Eats seemed Tweet

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Review: The pizza at Eataly

Tweet February 26, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I had to pick up some prints at Duggal on 23rd and stopped in to try out the pizza at Eataly. Tweet

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The Parm floor plan

Tweet February 3, 2015- Oops. We were looking at the wrong space for Parm all along. The corner lot at Tweet

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American Flatbread Tribeca closes

Tweet Update February 10, 2015- This company has closed down.  Tweet

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The Inatteso artichoke and sausage square pizza

Tweet January 21, 2015- By Steven E. Greer Wow! I created a winning combination. You gotta try the Inatteso square pizza, Tweet

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