LES Bites: Jerk Chicken and Reggae at Miller’s Near & Far, Updates on New Spots

Some restaurant news and notes to start off your week.

Jerk chicken and beer for $20 at Miller's Near & Far comes with a side of reggae.

The jerk chicken and beer special at Miller’s Near & Far comes with a side of reggae, for $20.

  • Cochinita Dos, the taco shop we profiled a couple of weeks ago, opens this Friday, May 9, at 49 Canal St. Owner Adam Frank is still waiting for word on his liquor license, but the kitchen is ready to serve the Cal-Mex cuisine first launched in Brooklyn. The restaurant will be open daily from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. For pickup or delivery, call 212-226-TACO; there’s also a Cochinita App for iOS and Android.