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New York Culinary Events

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Find out about New York food festivals, special dinners and more with GAYOT's culinary events calendar. For even more updates, check out the latest NYC Restaurant News and Wine Tasting Events.


Petrossian presents a six-course wine dinner on September 13th September 13 & 21
Petrossian presents a six-course wine dinner featuring La Caravelle Champagnes on September 13th at 7:30 p.m. Executive chef Richard Farnabe’s menu will include Petrossian’s famous caviar, smoked fish and foie gras. The next wine dinner will showcase Jean-Charles Boisset wines on September 21st. Each dinner costs $300 per person, including tax and service fee, and seating is limited. For reservations, call 212-245-2214 or visit Open Table. Petrossian, 182 W. 58th St., New York, NY 10019, 212-245-2214.
Head to Governors Island on September 17, 2016, to indulge in the Vendy Awards September 17
Head to Governors Island on September 17, 2016, to indulge in the 12th annual Vendy Awards. Sample some of the best street food in the Big Apple and then stick around to see this year's winners. Tickets cost $100 for general admission and $145 for VIP and can be purchased on Eventbrite's website
The New York City Wine & Food Festival takes place October 13-16 October 13-16
Tickets are on sale for the New York City Wine & Food Festival. Events include Chicken Coupe hosted by Whoopi Goldberg and Andrew Carmellini, A Dinner with David Bouley, Haute Dogs & Champagne, and Sinful Sweets and Spellbinding Spirits: A Halloween Dessert Party hosted by Duff Goldman. For more information visit New York City Wine & Food Festival's official website


Neta, the upscale Greenwich Village spot for Japanese cuisine and sushi, offers a prix-fixe lunch service. Daily from noon to 2 p.m., lunchtime diners can opt for a three-course prix-fixe meal for $35. Choose between one of three starters and then get five pieces of sushi and one roll. Finally, the third course is dessert. The restaurant also offers à la carte dishes at lunch. Neta, 61 W. 8th St., New York, NY 10011, 212-505-2610.
Momofuku Noodle Bar has unleashed a new large-format meal. For $500, four to eight diners get two full fried chickens, two types of caviar, biscuits, truffle cream and potato chips. The feast must be ordered in advance. Momofuku Noodle Bar, 171 First Ave., New York, NY 10003, 212-777-7773.
Asiate offers a three-course lunch menu for $34 Ongoing
Asiate, located on the 35th floor of Time Warner Center in the Mandarin Oriental, New York, offers a two-course lunch menu for $34, Monday through Friday. Asiate, Mandarin Oriental New York, Time Warner Center, 35th Floor, 80 Columbus Cir., New York, NY 10023, 212-805-8881.
The James Beard House hosts multi-course lunches and dinners throughout the year, each featuring a unique chef or chef team. Prepaid reservations are required for all events, and may be made by calling 212-627-2308. For a current schedule of events, visit the official website. The James Beard House, 167 W. 12th St., New York, NY 10011, 212-627-2308.
Monday through Friday
The Royal Munkey presents happy hour Monday through Friday from 4:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m. Buy any two punch, cocktails or 12 oz. beers and get the next two on the house. There are also $6 vegetarian bites like tandoori paneer tikka, as well as $8 non-vegetarian dishes such as curried shrimp cocktail and mutton seekh kababs. The Royal Munkey, 438 Second Ave., New York, NY 10010, 646-863-2249.
La Gamelle offers happy hour from 5 p.m.-7 p.m. weekdays at the bar Monday through Friday
French bistro La Gamelle offers happy hour from 5 p.m.-7 p.m. weekdays at the bar only. Patrons can enjoy drink specials, including $5 draft beers, $8 house wines and an $8 rotating house cocktail. There are also specials on bites like steak tartare, as well as $1 little neck clams and $2 oysters. La Gamelle, 241 Bowery, New York, NY 10002, 212-388-0052.
Enjoy the soulful sounds of Vy Higginsen’s Choir during Sunday Gospel Brunch at Marcus Samuelsson’s Red Rooster Harlem. Show times are at 12:30 p.m. and 2 p.m., with the last reservation available at 3 p.m. Red Rooster Harlem, 310 Lenox Ave., New York, NY 10027, 212-792-9001.
Sunday through Thursday
Daniel Boulud's DBGB Kitchen & Bar offers dollar oysters from 5 p.m.-7 p.m. Sunday through Thursday. DBGB Kitchen & Bar, 299 Bowery St., New York, NY 10003, 212-933-5300.


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