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Annual Loisaida Festival Returns This Sunday

The annual Loisaida Festival returns on Sunday, May 29, for its 29th year of celebrating Puerto Rican and Latino culture and heritage throughout the …

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Now Open: Les Enfants Delice Takeaway Shop

Les Enfants de Bohème opened for business at 177 Henry St. last summer on a block with few dining options. The new project from …

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Photos: Celebrating 76 Years at the Essex Street Market

The threat of rain didn’t keep many people away from the Essex Street Market this past Saturday. The turnout was strong for a block …

John Lavelle of Nordic Preserves Fish & Wildlife Co., a scandinavian appetizing counter inside the Essex Street Market, is one of the vendors that participated in Feed Me a Story's latest installment of recipes for their historical "video cookbook."

“Feed Me a Story” Debuts Video Cookbook in Essex Market

John Lavelle of Nordic Preserves Fish & Wildlife Co., a scandinavian appetizing counter inside the Essex Street Market, is one of the vendors that …

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At CB3 Liquor Meeting, a Rough Night For the New Team in Le Baron Space

Something possessed us to stop by Community Board 3’s liquor permit hearing last night (we will never learn). Here’s what happened in the three hours we were there. …

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AndrewAndrew’s Lo-Down Chow Down: The Lucky Bee

We sent AndrewAndrew to The Lucky Bee, the hot pink hot spot on Broome Street. The restaurant just debuted its new dinner menu. Here …

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A Festive Block Party and a Spring Makeover at the Essex Street Market

There’s a big bash at the Essex Street Market this weekend in celebration of the historic public facility’s 76th birthday. …

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Hester Street Fair Launches 2016 Season on Saturday

Hester Street Fair, 2015.

This coming Saturday, the Hester Street Fair will kick off its seventh season on the Lower East Side. The 2016 …

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AndrewAndrew’s Lo-Down Chow Down: Suffolk Arms

Suffolk Arms is known for fantastic cocktails, but we wanted to know about the food. Here’s AndrewAndrew‘s excellent review.



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Saluggi’s on Grand Street Files For Liquor Permit; Bring on the Shuffleboard!

Back in March we told you about Saluggi’s, an Italian restaurant coming to the space most recently occupied by the Comfort Diner at 399 Grand St. Now there are a few new details about the new business — from a liquor license application posted on Community Board 3’s website. …

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Dinner and a Movie: Metrograph Restaurant is Now Open

Here’s a Thursday evening surprise. The new restaurant at the Metrograph Theater on Ludlow Street is now open. Here are the details via the …

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Robbers Strike Five Lower East Side Restaurants

Police are trying to find two suspects wanted in connection with the robberies of four restaurants on the Lower East Side last Tuesday and Wednesday. …

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Celebrated Sushi Chef David Bouhadana Hopes to Open Restaurant at 217 Eldridge St.

Acclaimed sushi chef David Bouhadana is aiming to open a new spot at 217 Eldridge St., the former home of shuttered Italian spot Apizz. …

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Essex Street Market to Host Annual Block Party on May 21st

The Essex Street Market has announced their annual block party will be on Saturday, May 21st from 12pm – 5pm. This year marks the …

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AndrewAndrew’s Lo-Down Chow Down: Speedy Romeo

We sent our friends AndrewAndrew to check out Speedy Romeo, the new wood-fired pizza and grill on Clinton Street. Here is their excellent review…