Category Archive: Brunch

What’s the hype about @ egg Brooklyn?

Name: egg NGM Rating: B Restaurant Inspection Rating: A Website: http://www.eggrestaurant.com/ Location: 109 N. 3rd Street, Brooklyn, NY 11249 Cuisine: Southern Owner/Chef: Evan Hanczor and George Weld When did it open: 2005 Ambiance: Power brunch spot for Brooklynites… Continue reading

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The Old Five Points Gets a Fresh New Look (and Taste) With Vic’s

Name: Vic’s NGM Rating: B/B+ Restaurant Inspection Rating: A Website: http://www.vicsnewyork.com/ Location: 31 Great Jones Street, NY, NY 10012 (formerly Five Points) Cuisine: Italian Owner/Chef: Victoria Freeman, Marc Meyer and Chris Paraskevaides (same people that bring us Hundred… Continue reading

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Chinatown’s Little Brunch Gem: Dimes

Name: Dimes NGM Rating: B+/A- Restaurant Inspection Rating: Grade Pending Website: http://dimesnyc.com/ Location: 143 Division Street, NY, NY 10002 Cuisine: Eclectic and Health-conscious Owner/Chef: Alissa Wagner and Sabrina DeSousa When did it open: September 2013 Ambiance:  This tiny restaurant gem on the… Continue reading

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A New(ish) Frenchie on Bowery: Cherche Midi

Name: Cherche Midi NGM Rating: B+ Restaurant Inspection Rating: (*new request*): A Website: http://www.cherchemidiny.com/ Location: 282 Bowery, NY, NY 10012 Cuisine: French Bistro Owner/Chef: Keith McNally, Shane McBride and Daniel Parilla When did it open: June 2014 Ambiance: Think Balthazar with a… Continue reading

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Williamsburg Charm @ Meadowsweet

Name: Meadowsweet NGM Rating: A Restaurant Inspection Rating: A Website: http://www.meadowsweetnyc.com/ Location: 149 Broadway, Brooklyn, NY 11211 Cuisine: New American with Mediterranean influences Owner/Chef: Polo Dobkin When did it open: June 2014 Ambiance: I would describe the interior as industrial chic.… Continue reading

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A Happy Birthday Review For Maialino

**Today is Maialino’s 5th birthday. Happy birthday and congratulations to the team there! Coincidentally, I went to the restaurant two weeks ago for my sister’s birthday, so it seems a fitting day to… Continue reading

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What’s New In Pizza @ Marta

Name: Marta NGM Rating: A-/B+ Restaurant Inspection Rating: A Website: http://martamanhattan.com/ Location: 29 E. 29th Street, NY, NY 10016 Cuisine: Trendy Pizza Joint Owner/Chef: Danny Meyer and Nick Anderer (also the chef from Maialino) When did… Continue reading

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A New Take on Southern Comfort @ Root & Bone

***UPDATED ON 4/7/15 WITH NEW RATING AND OTHER COMMENTS*** Name: Root & Bone NGM Rating: A-/B+ Restaurant Inspection Rating: A Website: http://www.rootnbone.com/ Location: 200 E. 3rd Street, NY, NY 10009 Cuisine: Southern Cooking Owner/Chef: Jeff McInnis and… Continue reading

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What’s New in Pasta @ Bar Primi

Name: Bar Primi NGM Rating: A- Restaurant Inspection Rating: A Website: http://barprimi.com/home/ Location: 325 Bowery, NY, NY 10003 Cuisine: Italian Pasta Shop Owner/Chef: Andrew Carmellini and NoHo Hospitality Group When did it open: May 2014… Continue reading

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My Hampton Happy Places

So. … I may be a bit picky when it comes to dining out in the Hamptons. I’ve been coming out to the East End for as long as I can remember and,… Continue reading

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