- September 20, 2004
- Big Salad
Gael Greene cuts carbs at The Sea Grill, big salads return to Coco Pazzo, and Vietnamese sandwiches in the East Village.
- September 1, 2004
- Coast Guards
Opening this week: Coast, Angon On The Sixth, The Blue Mill, Freeman's, and Frankies 457 Court Street Spuntino. Plus, Gael Greene joins the Kitchen Club and Israeli imports come to the East Village.
- September 6, 2004
- Super Bowl
Opening this week: Nooch. Plus, Gael Greene enjoys home cooking at I Trulli, and Park Slope gets good organic fare.
- August 23, 2004
- Marco Solo
Opening this week: Marco New York, Capital Grille, Pollo Campero, Banc Cafe and Tía Pol. Plus, Gael Greene visits Patsy’s Pizzeria and Chef Joey Campanaro finds Peace.
- August 16, 2004
- Using His Noodle
Opening this week: Momofuku Noodle Bar, Darbar, Cru. Plus, Gael Greene gets romantic at Kittichai and Sullivan Street Bakery goes organic.
- August 9, 2004
- Miller's Crossing
Opening this week: Naidre's, Cacio E Pepe, Hummus Place, Rêve, and Monkey Royale. Plus, Gael Greene finds reality in the Hamptons and Craftbar gets sweet.
- July 26, 2004
- Zipi Zape's Tapas in Williamsburg
Opening this week: Zipi Zape, Akdeniz, and James Duane. Plus: a first taste of Kalustyan’s Café and Gael Greene revisits Blue Hill.
- July 19, 2004
- Sense of Place
Milieu expands to fine dining, a first taste of LCB Brasserie, a preview of Dumpling Man, corn season kicks in, and more.
- July 12, 2004
- Spaghetti Eastern
Opening this week: Big Cheech, Quartino's, Diner 24, Brasserie ICB, and more. Plus, sour cherries and an ethereal take on strawberry shortcake.
- June 28, 2004
- Carving Artist
This week's openings include: Carve Unique Sandwiches, Odea Bar & Lounge and Canapa. Plus, Gael revels in Mix's "demixtification."