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 …

Mars Bar was demolished in 2011. Photo by Vivienne Gucwa.

Mars Bar Returns, Saro Bistro Closes? Bar License News for May

Here’s our first look at the bars and restaurants seeking to obtain or upgrade alcohol permits in May, including the possible resurrection of Mars Bar.