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Nicky Digital to Host Fun Haus Halloween Hangover Party

Although tonight is the official night for trick-or-treating shenanigans, Halloween festivities will of course continue all weekend.  Our friends at Nicky Digital are hosting a …

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CB3’s November Liquor License Applications: Lucky Cheng’s, Kiki’s, Kosher Cafe



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Elected Offiicials, SLA Commissioner Tour LES Nightlife District



Seoul Chicken is all wings all the time on Clinton Street.

LES Bites: Wing Craze, Dirty French Panned, Chin Chin is Coming

Wings are booming, pumpkin beer is flowing and The New Yorker hates Dirty French. Catch up on the LES restaurant and bar news. …

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LES Bites: Restaurant Amnesty Week, Wylie Dufresne Q&A, Pig & Khao No. 2

Recipe secrets from LES chefs, the grain bowl trend and more in your midweek restaurant and bar roundup. …

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Panel Talk With Author of “Upscaling Downtown,” New Book on LES Nightlife



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Here are Community Board 3’s October Liquor License Applications



Chef Marc Forgione's chili lobster taquito. Photo via Taquitoria's Facebook page.

LES Bites: Birthdays for Taquitoria and Pig & Khao, Meatball Shop Sitcom, Draft Cocktails

Celebrations and libations in a midweek restaurant and bar roundup. …

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

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

A Friday food and drink roundup. …

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New Restaurants and Bars for Fall

July and August might be considered the slow months for Manhattan’s restaurant business, but you couldn’t prove it by the Lower East Side this summer. …

Kossar's Bialys, 367 Grand St.

LES Bites: Checking in with Kossar’s, New Oyster Bar and Wing Spot, Celeb Spotting



Photos courtesy of Verlaine.

New Mural at Verlaine Highlights Nelson Mandela’s Message of Love

Photos courtesy of Verlaine.

The national and international news headlines this summer have been pretty grim. The Michael Brown shooting in Missouri, the Staten …

Balvanera, 152 Stanton St., offers Argentinian cuisine from chef Fernando Navas. Photo by Miguel Castillo, courtesy of the restaurant.

LES Bites: Balvanera Kudos, 100 Montaditos Opens, SKINnY Bar & Lounge Returns

Some midweek food and drink news around the neighborhood. …

Fools Gold soft-opened at 145 E. Houston St. in May. Photo by Juren David, via the bar's Facebook page.

Fools Gold Celebrates Official Opening Tonight

If you’re a fan of craft beer and bourbon and haven’t yet had a chance to sample the wares at Fool’s Gold on East Houston Street, tonight’s your chance. …

The new Max Fish, 120 Orchard St.

Max Fish Almost Ready For Opening Night on Orchard Street