Category Archives: Reviews

Custom-tailored French-made shirts at ManuelRacim in Tribeca

May 22, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I ordered two custom-tailored French-made shirts at ManuelRacim (MR) in Tribeca. They arrived

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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: Chipotle should shut down for further training

May 21, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I have now eaten at the new BPC Chipotle five times. The corporation has clearly lost control

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In search of ice cream Downtown

The awesome ice cream at Parm on Mulberry Street May 19, 2015- By Steven E. Greer, MD Tonight, I went in search for some ice cream. I first tried Battery Place Market but they had

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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: Upland: Starr’s new California-inspired cuisine

March 28, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I finally ate at Stephen Starr’s new Midtown restaurant Upland. The senior chef and partner is Justin Smillie

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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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Parm to open “within two weeks”

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

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Beaubourg at Le District: BPC’s second fine dining restaurant

April 25, 2015- By Steven E. Greer In the restaurant section of Le District sits Beaubourg. It is Battery Park’s second

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Mumford & Sons goes electric

April 12, 2015- Mumford & Sons has a new album coming out in May called Wilder Mind.

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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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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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The beef stew tour of 2015

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

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Review: The grocery section of Le District is a viable option to Whole Foods

May 10, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I finally tried out the grocery section of Le District as a substitute for Whole Foods. I found the

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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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Pour-over coffee at Le District

May 7, 2015

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How Mighty Quinn’s destroys good meat

December 27, 2014- By Steven E. Greer After my enjoyable delivery of a half chicken the week before, I walked to the Mighty Quinn’s for a brisket dinner to avoid the $8 delivery fee. The meat was

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Bâtard takes home the big prize at the Oscars of food

May 5, 2015- By Steven E. Greer My favorite chef and restaurant, Marcus Glocker and Bâtard, won the Best New

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Chipotle gets off to a bad start in BPC

May 9, 2015- By Steven E. Greer When the Chipotle district manager and local store manager presented before the CB1 last month

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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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