Owner of Gansevoort Hotel Allegedly Tied to Russian Mob
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Plus, more on the new Beatrice.READ MORE »
Expect angel wings, hanging swings, and food from Tanuki Tavern.READ MORE »
And more in our weekly celebrity-foodie roundup.READ MORE »
Don't expect a Chodorow-DiSpirito reunion anytime soon. Plus, a new outdoor lounge at the Gansevoort.READ MORE »
The most meatpacking-ish marriage proposal ever.READ MORE »
Which explains why the cocktails cost as much as the entrées.READ MORE »
The brunch party and cupcake trends collide.READ MORE »
Apparently, the center of the meatpacking will no longer be that giant swatch of stiletto-unfriendly cobblestones in front of the Gansevoort.READ MORE »
Plus, new projects from the owners of Le Pescadou, La Pera, Fiddlesticks, and more.READ MORE »
Neighbors are upset over a color-changing façade, but CB5 has recommended a liquor license for the hotel's four planned bars.READ MORE »
A community board discussion of the Gansevoort Park Hotel's new rooftop bar and steakhouse proved contentious.READ MORE »
Drink till G Spa is dry on Saturday, if you don’t mind the pedicure smells.READ MORE »
Look out, 230 Fifth.READ MORE »
A new ad promises the bistro will live forever.READ MORE »
East Village: If you’re a police officer, a nurse, or another kind of emergency service responder, S’MAC will give you a 15 percent discount on your order now through Labor Day. [S’MAC] Flatiron: The name of the new Gansevoort coming to Park Avenue will be … Gansevoort Park. [Down by the Hipster] Harlem: More mega-chain fast food coming soon. [Uptown Flavor] Little Italy: La Esquina now serves breakfast. [Eat for Victory/VV] Midtown East: Tonight at the Mercedes Benz showroom, Adirondack Creamery and Chinatown Ice Cream Factory will dole out green-tea, kulfi-pistachio-cardamom, and almond-cookie ice creams (among other flavors) to ticket holders supporting Asian Women in Business. [AWIB] Midtown West: On August 23, former Maya chef de cuisine Julian Medina is opening his own nouveau Mexican restaurant called Toloache at 251 West 50th Street. [Grub Street]READ MORE »
Waiters in 40 restaurants formed a huge identity-theft ring, recording credit-card numbers and making $3 million in purchases. [Fox NY] Donald Trump gets a sweetheart deal from the state to build Trump on the Ocean, a huge restaurant and banquet hall, on Jones Beach. [Newsday] Chef J.J. Rachou is still feeling the sting from his Department of Health closure and can't bring himself to reopen Brasserie LCB yet. “If you lift every can, you find a cockroach,” he says. [NYT]READ MORE »
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