LES Bites: Birds & Bubbles Debuts, Patacon Pisao Opens at Last, Bar News

Birds & Bubbles, now open on Forsyth Street. Photo by Donny Tsang, courtesy of the restaurant.

Birds & Bubbles, now open on Forsyth Street. Photo by Donny Tsang, courtesy of the restaurant.

Some restaurant and bar updates just in time for the weekend.

  • City Grit’s Sarah Simmons opened Birds & Bubbles at 100B Forsyth St. this week. Gothamist dives into the menu, which is billed as “an elevated take on Southern food” whose signature dish is fried chicken paired with champagne.
  • The Torrisi team’s newest baby, Dirty French, which opened last week inside the Ludlow Hotel to much fanfare, wins a beauty award from Zagat’s.
  • New at The Stanton Social: jazz brunch Saturdays, from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. weekly, featuring music from the Lateef Beats Trio and Vuyo Sotashe, along with Oreo cookie pancakes.