New York Restaurants - Restaurant News
Keep abreast of what's going on in New York here at Gayot. You can learn all you need to know about new restaurant openings, special events, and more. The information you need on restaurants in New York is here.
Popular pizza parlor Artichoke Basille's Pizza announced plans for expansion. The owners hope to have five new locations open within the next year, including two sites in the East and West Village. Artichoke Basille's Pizza, 328 E. 14th St., New York, NY 10003, 212-228-2004.
Eleven Madison Park is launching a new $28 prix-fixe two-course lunch special. The items on the menu rotate throughout the course of the week; for those with deeper pockets, there's also a $68, five-course "Gourmand" tasting menu. Eleven Madison Park, 11 Madison Ave., New York, NY 10010, 212-889-0905.
Veselka received approval to build a new restaurant in Avalon Place, across Houston street from Whole Foods. Watch out, Boulud Burger! Veselka, 144 Second Ave., New York, NY 10003, 212-228-9682.
Momofuku Noodle Bar is offering a three-course prix-fixe menu for $45, in a nod to the tough economic times in New York City. The dishes will rotate frequently, but at present they include duck soup, steamed haddock and a bonus soft-serve ice cream cone. Momofuku Noodle Bar, 171 First Ave., New York, NY 10003, 212-475-7899.
The competition on Bravo's hit culinary reality show "Top Chef: New York" is heating up. Which contestant do you think will win? Jamie from Absinthe Brasserie & Bar? Or, perhaps Fabio from Café Firenze? Share your thoughts with our readers on the forum.
Simon and Michelle Nget, the owners of the Saigon Grill chain of Vietnamese restaurants, were arrested on over 400 counts, including tampering with witnesses and violating minimum wage laws. The case is set to go a Grand Jury in coming weeks.
Bookmarks, the bar at the the Library Hotel, is offering a slate of $13 holiday cocktails this season, including a Hot Apple Toddy (with calvados and Benedictine) and the Von Trapp (with Darjeeling tea and rye). Bookmarks, Library Hotel, 299 Madison Ave., New York, NY 10017, 212-204-5498.
Lower East Side avant-garde eatery, wd-50, has announced that until the end of February, all bottles of wine are 50% off when ordering the tasting menu. wd-50, 50 Clinton St., New York, NY 10002, 212-477-2900.
The financial backers of Grayz have finally decided to pull the plug on Gray Kunz's restaurant. It will close at the end of the year and re-open some time in 2009 as Atria. Meanwhile, Kunz plans to open a verion of Café Gray in Asia as well as concentrating on opening another restaurant in New York City. Grayz, 13-15 W. 54th St., New York, NY 10019, 212-262-4600.
Popular Upper West Side bar and burger spot P&G will move a few blocks away to Columbus Avenue after losing their lease. The bar's famed neon sign will also make the move when their lease expires at the end of the year. P&G, 279 Amsterdam Ave., New York, NY 10023, 212-874-8568.
Neil Ferguson may have moved on to the Soho House, but the owners of Allen & Delancey are still working on his replacement. No one has been named yet, but the owners have said that they intend to have not one but two chefs. The pair is to be announced by year's end. Allen & Delancey, 115 Allen St., New York, NY 10002, 212-253-5400.
View archived news: March 2015 | February 2015 | January 2015 | December 2014 | November 2014 | October 2014 | September 2014 | August 2014 | July 2014 | June 2014 | May 2014 | April 2014 | March 2014 | February 2014 | January 2014 | December 2013 | November 2013 | October 2013 | September 2013 | August 2013 | July 2013 | June 2013 | May 2013 | April 2013 | March 2013 | February 2013 | January 2013 | December 2012 | November 2012 | October 2012 | September 2012 | August 2012 | July 2012 | June 2012 | May 2012 | April 2012 | March 2012 | February 2012 | January 2012 | December 2011 | November 2011 | October 2011 | September 2011 | August 2011 | July 2011 | June 2011 | May 2011 | April 2011 | March 2011 | February 2011 | January 2011 | December 2010 | November 2010 | October 2010 | September 2010 | August 2010 | July 2010 | June 2010 | May 2010 | April 2010 | March 2010 | February 2010 | January 2010 | December 2009 | November 2009 | October 2009 | September 2009 | August 2009 | July 2009 | June 2009 | May 2009 | April 2009 | March 2009 | February 2009 | January 2009 | December 2008 | November 2008 | October 2008 | September 2008 | August 2008 | July 2008 | June 2008 | May 2008 | April 2008 | March 2008
Check out the 2015 edition of GAYOT's Annual Restaurant Issue, which features the Top 40 Restaurants in the US and more.