Category Archives: Reviews

Danny Meyer restaurants are snubbed by James Beard Awards

March 24, 2015- With the exception of Gramercy Tavern’s chef Michael Anthony, the

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Review: Belle Reve Tribeca: CBGB without the hard drugs

(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

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Interview with Bâtard’s acclaimed chef, Markus Glocker

October 1, 2014- By Steven E. Greer, MD It was a great pleasure to meet the Michelin-starred

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The Netflix Late Reviewer: House of Cards: Season 3

March 23, 2015- By Steven E. Greer For the first time ever, I purchased the streaming service from Netflix solely to view the latest

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Danny Meyer tours Shake Shack in Battery Park

   

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Told you so: NYT’s Pete Wells agrees with BP.TV that Little Park has issues

March 24, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I recently slammed the new Andrew Carmellini restaurant in the Smyth Hotel in Tribeca without

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Review: Brushstroke Ichimura Sushi

September 30, 2014- Brushstroke was awarded two Michelin stars in the new 2015 guide. July 31, 2014- By Steven E. Greer, MD The “Executive Diner’s Club” that we have assembled met this time to see the famed sushi chef Eiji … Continue reading

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Review: Sleep No More

March 8, 2015- By Steven E. Greer Last year at about this time, I enjoyed going to the interactive dinner at the Paramount Hotel

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Review: The new El Vez cheeseburger is the best one Downtown

November 8, 2014- By Steven E. Greer Without consulting me first, El Vez expanded

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Add Bouley’s Japanese Brushstroke to your bucket list

February 9, 2014- By Steven E. Greer Back in 2011, When David Bouley first opened his latest Japanese restaurant called Brushstroke, in the same location

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The Netflix Late Reviewer: Gone Girl

March 21, 2015- By Steven E. Greer There was nothing better on my Netflix queue, so I reluctantly ordered Gone Girl.

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Review: Equinox gym in Brookfield Place

February 24, 2015- By Steven E. Greer, MD The Equinox Gym in Brookfield Place has finally opened and is attracting the expected crowd

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Danny Meyer tours his Blue Smoke BBQ in Battery Park

 

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Review: City Winery is a horrible music venue

Update November 24, 2014- I can no longer recommend this establishment. They are double booking and cram people in like sardines.

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Review: the new El Vez brunch

February 28, 2015- The new El Vez brunch is outstanding, and they did not pay me to write

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The Netflix Late Reviewer: BBC’s TV series “Sherlock”

Update March 5, 2015- The third season is even better than the first two: Great writing and

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Review: Bâtard (I finally ate there as a regular guest)

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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As predicted, Pier-A is shaping up to be nothing but another Poulakakos bar scene

February 25, 2015- By Steven E. Greer On September 10th of 2014, a New York Supreme Court judge heard arguments from lawyers

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Images of the new El Vez Burrito Bar

March 17, 2015- The El Vez Burrito Bar opened. They serve either burritos or bowls.

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Review: El Vez Burrito Bar

March 19, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I have eaten the best chicken burrito in town at El Vez. I have also just eaten the most disappointing

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