Mendy's Latkes

Feed Me a Story: Mendy’s Cauliflower Latkes

This week, Feed Me a Story presents a continuation of their interview with Mendy Erez. In this installment, Mendy teaches us how to make cauliflower latkes with matzo meal from the neighborhood factory Streit’s. …

53 Ludlow St.

LES Bites: Silk Cakes, Veselka’s 1954 Prices, Eileen’s Cheesecake



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Feed Me a Story: Mendy’s Sheyn Vi Di Levone

We are posting a weekly video installment from “Feed Me a Story,” the project created by multimedia artists Theresa Loong and Laura Nova that was featured …

Copper & Oak, 157 Allen St.

LES Bites: Copper & Oak Opens, Prosecco Ice Cream Special, Louie & Chan’s New Chef



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Liquor Applicants: Clinton Street Baking, Chinolita, Mr. Fong’s and More

Here’s a look at liquor license hopefuls going before the community board this month. …

Robert LaValva, founder of the New Amsterdam Market

New Amsterdam Market Calls it Quits (Updated 7/15)

The June 21 market was the last event, founder Robert LaValva said today. …

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Feed Me A Story: Carmelo’s Sorullitos

We are posting a weekly video installment from “Feed Me a Story,” the project created by multimedia artists Theresa Loong and Laura Nova that was featured …

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Planned for Madison Street: A Microbrewery

Chinatown, now trending: A small brewpub is in the works at 116 Madison St., while another new restaurant eyes a space just down the block. …

Back on Orchard Street: Spur Tree's fish tacos.

LES Bites: Spur Tree Relocates, El Sombrero Renovates, Pop-ups, Fresh Veggie Options

Catching up on the restaurant and nightlife news around the neighborhood. …

Architectural drawings for the renovation of 399 Grand St., the former Noah's Ark Deli.

Comfort Diner Begins Construction, Plans Labor Day Opening

Any minute now, the demolition of the old Noah’s Ark Deli and the construction of the new Comfort Diner will begin. …

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GrowNYC Youthmarket Returns to Grand Street Thursday

Farm-fresh produce returns to Grand Street for the season. …

Patacon Pisao, 139 Essex St.

(Still) Coming Soon: Patacon Pisao

You have to wait a little longer for your Venezuelan street food. …

OddFellows' blueberry honey buttermilk is studded with fresh fruit. Photo courtesy of OddFellows.

Morgenstern’s and OddFellows: A Double Scoop of New Ice Cream Options

For a feature in our July/August print issue, we delved into two new ice cream parlors for a taste of cold summer treats. …

The restaurant formerly known as Mole at 205 Allen St. is for rent.

LES Bites: Spate of Closings, Cheap Eats, Raise a Glass to Public Art

This pre-holiday week is hopping with restaurant and bar news around the neighborhood. …

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Introducing Root & Bone: Southern Fare with a City Twist

There’s a new entrant in the neighborhood’s burgeoning fried chicken competition, and it’s a real contender. Root & Bone opens today. …