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Here are Community Board 3’s October Liquor License Applications

Community Board 3 has published the agendas for next month’s liquor license hearings. See below for the lineup foe meetings on two nights.



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

Kossar’s Bialys, 367 Grand St.

Is it the weekend yet? Some Thursday food and drink news to make the rest of the week …

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

The new Max Fish, 120 Orchard St.

It was just about this time last year when fans of Lower East Side institution Max …

An unnamed applicant wants a liquor license for the double storefront just vacated by a kosher pizzeria.

Bar Applicants: Comfort Diner and a Venue TBD for Shalom Chai

There’s some big news for Grand Street on the upcoming agenda for Community Board 3’s liquor licensing subcommittee. …