- October 19, 1998
- Unfinished Symphony
La Fourchette is a lonely pioneer, a culinary outpost on the farthest edge of the Upper East Side -- and it's this close to becoming the season's first instant classic.
- July 20, 1998
- Plantain Hollywood
Latino stars, salsa swingers, Yankees in mufti, and a trickle of downtown swells fuel the heat at Jimmy's Bronx Cafe, home of cosmic soup and Godzilla lobsters.
- June 22, 1998
- Good in Bread
The Bromberg brothers yearned to play with flour. All it took was yeast and a resurrected oven to make the Blue Ribbon Bakery rise in the West Village.
- June 15, 1998
- Morel High Ground
Rémi Lauvand takes the range at TriBeCa's Montrachet, bringing memories of France (and a superior $19.98 lunch) worthy of the house Burgundies.
- June 8, 1998
- Next Up at the Plate
Tom Valenti unpacks his lamb shanks on the Upper East Side.
- June 8, 1998
In midtown, Frank Deletrain is at home swimming with the fishes at Tropica.
- June 1, 1998
- Divine Oeuvre-kill
The Waldorf's Peacock Alley struts and stumbles to the strains of a harp; Provence gets a workout at Jean Lafitte on West 58th.
- May 18, 1998
- Trees Chic
Hungry? Make a dash for green acres. American Park brings fusion fuss to the Battery, and there's a stylish new tack at Central Park's Boathouse.
- May 11, 1998
- Eating by the Numbers
Whaddaya want on your pizza? Peking duck, smoked salmon, and tandoori chicken at One3 in the Village prove its a small world after all.
- May 4, 1998
- Holy Mackerel
Here we go again -- overnight, BondSt in NoHo is hotter than wasabi, the place to cross chopsticks with the neighborhoods parading mantises.