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New York Sushi Ko on Clinton Street is Closing Jan. 13

The end of the year usually brings a handful of restaurant closings in the neighborhood. 2017 was no different. The latest casualty is New York Sushi Ko, the 11-seat Omakase-style restaurant at 91 Clinton St. The restaurant, which was a...

Wassail Cider Bar Closes on Orchard Street After Three Years

The Orchard Street restaurant and cider bar, Wassail, closed its doors at 162 Orchard St. for the last time just before the new year.

You Can Sample Japanese-Inspired Desserts at “The Little One” on East Broadway

A new dessert spot from a local husband-wife team with serious culinary credentials is starting to get noticed beyond the Lower East Side.
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Coming to the New Essex Street Market: Chinatown Ice Cream Factory, Harlem Shambles (Butcher), Zerza Reboot

The city's Economic Development Corp. (EDC) announced today a few of the new vendors joining the Essex Street Market when it opens an expanded facility as part of the Essex Crossing project next year.

High-End Sushi Spot Comes to Chinatown in Former Le Baron Space

Kazuo Yoshida, a sushi chef who wowed the critics during his stint at Williamsburg's 1 or 8, just opened his own restaurant in Chinatown. Juku is located at 32 Mulberry St., in the sprawling space formerly occupied by the nigh club, Le Baron.

La Contenta Opens Second Restaurant in the West Village

Since its opening in 2015 at 102 Norfolk St., La Contenta has consistently served up some of the best food and cocktails on the Lower East Side, in a warm and welcoming space.
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Bacaro Toasts First Decade on Division Street

In Venice, one of the best things you can do is become lost on an obscure, winding street and stumble into a baraci (a working class pub) for a glass of wine and a leisurely snack.

Cafe Katja Celebrates 10 Years on the Lower East Side

Restaurants tend to come and go pretty fast on the Lower East Side, so it's no small feat when a locally-owned spot hangs in for more than a couple of years.

Ryan Bartlow of Quality Eats Prepares to Open Basque Restaurant at 259 East Broadway

A well known New York City chef is headed for uncharted territory on the Lower East Side.
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Bar Uchū on Eldridge Street Gains a Michelin Star

It's a very good day for Bar Uchū, the exclusive sushi counter at 217 Eldridge St.
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