- November 6, 2000 | Restaurant Review
- Local Hero
230 West 4th Street (212-633-2212). Dinner, Sunday through Wednesday 5:30 p.m. to 11 p.m., Thursday through Saturday 5:30 p.m. to midnight. Appetizers, $4 to $10; entrées, $14 to $20. A.E., M.C., V.
- February 21, 2000 | Restaurant Review
- Mod Swing
The staircase isn't so scary -- and that goes for the food, too -- at the slicked-up Brasserie. Chocolate beignets are New Yorky French cooking that flies.
- February 14, 2000 | Restaurant Review
- A Touch of Eiffel
A bistro in an unlikely location, Rue 57 astonishes Bergdorf shoppers and business execs with duck crumble, braised-to-the-bone short ribs, and a sushi bar.
- January 18, 1999 | Restaurant Review
- The Soy Next Door
If chef-owner Nobu Matsuhisa opened Next Door Nobu to relieve the crush at the neighboring Nobu, it ain't working; now both are nearly impossible to get into.
- April 6, 1998 | Restaurant Review
- Many Happy Returns
Two places worthy of repeat visits -- JUdson Grill scores with a new chef, and Boughalem puts you in the mood for love.
- September 15, 2002 | Restaurant Review
- Favorite Haunt
Seviche, merengue, mojitos -- they're a combination bound to give anyone's spirits a lift. And at Noche, they even manage to exorcise a few ghosts.
- November 26, 2001 | Restaurant Review
- Get Back, JoJo
160 East 64th Street (212-223-5656).
- February 8, 1999 | Restaurant Review
- Tonic Relief
There are two kinds of food magnates today: repeat offenders who recycle one idea ad nauseam, and risk-hungry imagineers who never travel the same road twice.
- January 26, 1998 | Restaurant Review
- In Brief: Cabana
The Caribbean fare at Cabana beats anything youll eat on the islands.
- May 1, 2000 | Restaurant Review
- Burn This
Sometimes even the most dutiful critic can barely bring himself to risk ruining his favorite new place by naming it, but if you promise not to tell . . .