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Great NY Noodletown Closed by NYC Department of Health (Updated)

One of the most popular restaurants in Chinatown, Great NY Noodletown, was closed by city health inspectors earlier this month. …

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The Dancer, a New Spot For Cocktails, Opens Tonight at 202 Clinton St.

Get to know that red door! Tonight is opening night for The Dancer, a new project from the Eastwood crew. …

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Nonna’s Pizza is Closed While Owner Tries to Work Out Lease, Renovation Issues

You may have noticed that Nonna’s Pizza (105 Clinton St.} has been closed in recent days …

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New York Sushi Ko on Clinton Street is Closing Jan. 13

The end of the year usually brings a handful of restaurant closings in the neighborhood. 2017 was no different. The latest casualty is New …

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Wassail Cider Bar Closes on Orchard Street After Three Years

The Orchard Street restaurant and cider bar, Wassail, closed its doors at 162 Orchard St. for the last time just before the new year. …

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You Can Sample Japanese-Inspired Desserts at “The Little One” on East Broadway

A new dessert spot from a local husband-wife team with serious culinary credentials is starting to get noticed beyond the Lower East Side. …

Rendering: Essex Street Market.

Coming to the New Essex Street Market: Chinatown Ice Cream Factory, Harlem Shambles (Butcher), Zerza Reboot

The city’s Economic Development Corp. (EDC) announced today a few of the new vendors joining the Essex Street Market when it opens an expanded facility as part of the Essex Crossing project next year. …

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High-End Sushi Spot Comes to Chinatown in Former Le Baron Space

Kazuo Yoshida, a sushi chef who wowed the critics during his stint at Williamsburg’s 1 or 8, just opened his own restaurant in Chinatown. Juku is located at 32 Mulberry St., in the sprawling space formerly occupied by the nigh club, Le Baron. …

Luis Arce-Mota and Alex Valencia of La Contenta.

La Contenta Opens Second Restaurant in the West Village

Since its opening in 2015 at 102 Norfolk St., La Contenta has consistently served up some of the best food and cocktails on the Lower East Side, in a warm and welcoming space. …

Kama Geary and Alain Levitt of Bacaro.

Bacaro Toasts First Decade on Division Street

In Venice, one of the best things you can do is become lost on an obscure, winding street and stumble into a baraci (a working class pub) for a glass of wine and a leisurely snack. …