Today’s Lower East Side restaurant news:
- Thrillest has details about Yopparai, the new Japanese restaurant at 151 Rivington.
- The Times reports – Parisian chocolate maker Christian Vautier opens his boutique and cafe at 254 Broome Street Wednesday.
- Serious Eats chats with Andy Richter of Pok Pok Wing.
- Grub Street offers a look inside Via Tribunali, the new pizza place on Ludlow Street.