Culturefix, 9 Clinton St.

Culturefix on Clinton Street is Closing After Tonight

Culturefix, 9 Clinton St.

Culturefix, the cultural and events space and bar at 9 Clinton St., is closing abruptly after four years.  Last …

Copper & Oak, 157 Allen St.

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

Copper & Oak, 157 Allen St.

A few food and nightlife items for your summer Thursday:

The team behind the Brandy Library in …


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. …

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. …

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. …


LES Bites: The Late Late Opens, Herring Season Starts, Rosette Happy Hour, Sweet Chick & Paulaner Lunch

It was a busy week in Lower East Side restaurant news: Cherche Midi prepared for its opening tonight, Wylie Dufresne announced wd~50 will close this fall, Katz’s defended itself against a Florida imposter and Shalom Chai kosher pizzeria went to court. But there’s plenty more to report before the week gets away from us. …

Not Ivan Ramen: Ochado Ramen and Tapas is now open on Orchard Street.

LES Bites: Ochado Opens, Yunnan Chef Interview, Hockey Watching

This week on the LES restaurant and bar beat: new and existing ramen, an in-depth chef interview, where to drink while you’re watching the hockey …

Epstein's, 82 Stanton St. Photo via the bar's flickr album.

Community Board 3′s June Liquor License Applications

Epstein’s, 82 Stanton St. Photo via the bar’s flickr album.

Community Board 3 released its June meeting agendas yesterday, including the docket for …

Fools Gold opened last night at 145 E. Houston St. Photo by Juren David, via the bar's Facebook page.

LES Bites: Fools Gold Opens, Khao Man Gai in the NYT, Contra Guest Chefs

Heading into the weekend, here are a few food and drink updates:

Fools Gold opened last night at 145 E. Houston St. Photo …

The three-sided building with three addresses will soon be home to pizza on the ground floor and cocktails in the basement.

A New Dining Destination Emerges along Canal Street

The intersections where Ludlow and Orchard streets cross Canal and dead-end into Division are about to change.

Map illustration by Kim Sillen

One …