"The neighborhood called for a slice joint," explains Il Mattone co-owner Charles Fusco about the Italian restaurant's second incarnation. / 5 comments
Plus: Big Wall Street art show canceled; Soho Photo's Affordable Art Fair; hope for a Broadway retail space renovation; Dine Around Downtown is coming up. / 1 comment
Plus: When did Bubby's stop being open 24 hours?; 11 N. Moore upgraded its garage doors; Bloomberg's Tribeca Film Festival trailer includes closed businesses; more World Trade Center updates; pizza box gets ahead of itself. / 2 comments
Plus: The Sunday ban on tourist helicopters starts tomorrow; a next-level "Post No Bills" warning; Tribeca Trust's "Jazz Funeral for Tribeca South"; Soho Rep play extended before it even opens. / 1 comment
Another example of the completely arbitrary nature of Landmarks decisions. If the commissioners are in awe or friends of the... — Robert Berger / Hubert Street Mansion Approved
Beautifully inserted into the block.....great design — Rita Henry / Hubert Street Mansion Approved
Fair point re: "anywhere on Barclay." But Barclay west of Church seems ideal to me. — Erik Torkells / Seen & Heard: Hank’s Juicy Beef Is Opening Soon
I recently asked the bartender at Racoon and he confirmed that this is really the end - there will be... — Fred / Seen & Heard: Raccoon Lodge Spinoff Appears to Have Given Up
Barclay has a big residential (rental) building (between Church and Broadway) and is about to get two more when the... — Wendy / Seen & Heard: Hank’s Juicy Beef Is Opening Soon
Nadler's opponent in the Democratic primary is a republican carpet-bagger...which if you'e a voting democrat, might matter. — Matt / Seen & Heard: Raccoon Lodge Spinoff Appears to Have Given Up
Is the Tuesday election the Reform party primary? Or is there something I'm missing? http://vote.nyc.ny.us/downloads/pdf/documents/boe/2016ReformParty/Website%20Notice%20for%20Reform%20Party%20Voters_English.pdf — Dee Dee / Seen & Heard: Raccoon Lodge Spinoff Appears to Have Given Up
Plus: Brookfield Place is planning holiday pop-up stalls in the Winter Garden; another Marvel TV show shooting here; checking in on four towers under construction; do a mitzvah for Thanksgiving; how to apply for the community board.
The pizzeria in the Zoie's Café space is being opened by a restaurateur with a history in the area. / 2 comments
That restaurant you order from might not actually exist. / 7 comments
Get to know Gina la Fornarina, the mini-chain in the process of opening a fourth restaurant in the Il Mattone space at Greenwich and Hubert.