- November 1, 2010
- Freemans It Isn’t
Taavo Somer’s Peels lacks the Zeitgeist-defining magic of his flagship venture.
- February 14, 2011
- The New Toque in Town
Marcus Samuelsson gives Harlem its biggest restaurant opening in years.
- November 29, 2010
- A Simple Italian White
With Osteria Morini, Michael White returns to modest, country-style cooking.
- November 22, 2010
- The Lincoln Dining Room
Jonathan Benno’s modernist Lincoln Center Italian hits too many off notes.
- January 31, 2011
- Post-Recession Italian
At Shea Gallante’s Ciano, the cooking is opulent, accomplished, and, yes, expensive.
- November 15, 2010
- Brooklyn Room, Manhattan Board
A spare Boerum Hill restaurant with lofty culinary ambitions.
- September 27, 2010
- Lima and Then Some
Nuela brings a taste of Peru, and other global influences, to New York.
- September 13, 2010
- The Panini Avenger
A Milanese expat redefines the panino for a town he deems nearly bereft of the real thing.
- September 20, 2010
- Tricky in Tribeca
A pair of downtown eateries try hard (perhaps too hard) to not play it straight.
- May 10, 2010
- Locavorism Grows Up
At ABC Kitchen, Jean-Georges takes local-and-seasonal dining to a higher plane.