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Brooklyn Diner
Sensuous Moments with Shelly…let’s make that “thanks...
January 12, 2020
Wolf in High Heels
A customer service rep will deliver your meal or drink...
January 6, 2020
My Life Eating
How did I ever come to blossom in this strait-laced...
December 23, 2019
A Year of Eating
Soon enough, the chef at The Diner sends plates of

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August 11, 2014 | Short Order
Favorite NYC Places for Carnivores
I must confess that all the talk these days about the sustainable planet and eating more veggies makes me hungry for great meat. I do try to be virtuous, but when I crave a little denial, here’s where I go.

August 5, 2014 | Short Order
Where I Take Vegetarians and Make Myself Happy
A Collection of restaurants with glorious vegetables for

July 2, 2014 | Short Order
Surviving the Hosts from Hell
The Price You Pay at the Host From Hell’s Guest Room.

July 1, 2014 | Short Order
Teeth-Gritting Greetings for Guests from Hell
You wouldn’t dream of being rude to those outrageous visitors.

June 11, 2014 | Short Order
Indulgences for a dad who no longer eats sugar or flour...

June 6, 2014 | Short Order
Short Order Blue Skies
I still dream my vintage erotica will become Fifty Shades of Blue.

June 6, 2014 | Short Order
Governors Ball Elevates Music Fest Fare

June 4, 2014 | Short Order
Broadway Bites

June 1, 2014 | Short Order
Eight Best Bites of Posh New Hudson Eats
The high-brow food court will feature stalls from gastronome darlings like Mighty Quinn’s, Umami Burger, and Black Seed Bagels.

May 21, 2014 | Short Order
Disenchanted at Eataly’s new Nutella Bar
New York City’s first Nutella Bar opens in Eataly last week. By Ana Lopez

May 15, 2014 | Short Order
Lee Schrager’s Celebration of Fried Chicken Delivers Mary Mac’s Tomato Pie
The Wine and Food Festival Ring Master enlists Southern fry wizards and Michelin stars to fry his birds.

May 8, 2014 | Short Order
Revamped Sheepshead Bay TGI Fridays Back in Business
The Hurricane Sandy-ravaged franchise reopens overlooking the bay with an updated menu and plenty of corporate enthusiasm.

May 3, 2014 | Short Order
Mad for Madison Sq. Eats
The spring installment of Madison Square Eats was in full swing by noon. By Ana Lopez

April 18, 2014 | Short Order
New Bakery Imports Basque Eats to Soho
Hogar Dulce Hogar brings Basque Home Sweet Home to Manhattan

April 3, 2014 | Short Order
Jamie Oliver Fan Seduced at his Covent Garden in London
Dining with London’s Star Chef means walking out what a “Did you eat your greens button.”

March 18, 2014 | Short Order
Ballymaloe Sauces
Ballymaloe, an Irish peddler of upscale condiments, touts itself as warrior in the Irish food renaissance.

March 5, 2014 | Short Order
Cricket Azima Gets Kids Cooking at The Creative Kitchen
Braving a roomful of (plastic) knife-wielding toddlers at the Kids Food Festival

March 4, 2014 | Short Order
Fight chills with Ana Lopez’s Spicy Turkey Chili
Insatiable Reporter’s fiery chili wins fans abused by the polar winter

February 24, 2014 | Short Order
Ground Central Café Stays Up Late
Coffee shop expands its ambition, adding wine and tapas, with mixed results...

February 19, 2014 | Short Order
Macaron Parlour brings breakfast cookies and fanciful pastries to Upper West Side
Breakfast is the new frontier for Macaron Parlour and pastry lovers alike. By Ana Lopez

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