New York City


2014 NYC Michelin Guide Bib Gourmand Restaurants

Ahead of the release of this year’s Michelin Guide New York stars, the 2014 New York City Bib Gourmand honorees have been named. Michelin’s Bib Gourmands honor restaurants that serve two courses and a glass of wine or dessert for $40 or less (tax and gratuity not included). Most important, they are the restaurants that the Michelin inspectors [...]

The James Beard Foundation Welcomes OpenTable as House Purveyor of Hospitality Solutions for Prestigious Culinary Arts Organization

We are proud to announce that OpenTable has become the House Purveyor of Hospitality Solutions for the James Beard Foundation (JBF), a non-profit organization at the center of America’s culinary community, dedicated to exploring the way food enriches our lives. In our role as House Purveyor of Hospitality Solutions, OpenTable now serves as the reservation [...]

Post-Sandy Restaurant Recovery Stories: East Village’s Dirt Candy Is Open

Restaurant Name: Dirt Candy Location: East Village Years in business: Four Status: Fully open and operational. Damage: None to restaurant; flood damage at storage space for online store. Losses: Entire food inventory; five days of service. Owner: Chef Amanda Cohen Prior to Sandy, had you ever had to deal with a disaster situation at this [...]

Post-Sandy Restaurant Recovery Stories: JoeDoe in the East Village Online + Open

Restaurant Name: JoeDoe Location: East Village Years in business: Four Status: Fully open. Damage: None. Losses: Minimal amounts of food; six days of service. Owner: Joe Dobias Prior to Sandy, had you ever had to deal with a disaster situation at this or any restaurant? I’ve been here for quite a few of them recently. [...]

New York Metro Area Restaurants Open for Business Post-Sandy: Updated 11/16/12

As you probably know, many restaurants in the greater New York metropolitan area affected by Hurricane Sandy are open for business. Some are accepting reservations online, while others may only be able to accept reservations via phone or in person because of outage issues in the area. Dine out and show your support to restaurants [...]

Enter to Win a Trip to Bravo’s Top Chef Kitchen in New York City on 10/30/12!

Calling all Top Chef fans! You can win a trip to New York City and dinner for two on October 30, 2012, to Top Chef Kitchen, an impressive four-course dining experience from Bravo’s Emmy®- and James Beard Award-winning television series, Top Chef. Located in the heart of New York City’s TriBeCa and open for a limited time, Top [...]

Top Chef Kitchen by Bravo Opens in New York City in October + November

Bravo presents Top Chef Kitchen, an impressive four-course dining experience from Bravo’s Emmy®- and James Beard Award-winning television series, Top Chef. Located in the heart of New York City’s TriBeCa and open for a limited time, Top Chef Kitchen will give fervent Top Chef fans the opportunity to taste Top Chef-caliber food prepared by the series’ [...]

Postcards from Paradise: NYC’s Jo’s Restaurant Resurrects the Original Check-In

Post-dinner gifts, or takeaways, are nothing new. Restaurants have been sending diners on their way with extras, ranging from muffins, cookies, madeleines, granola, truffles, and more, for years now. [Ed. note: If anyone reading this is like me, you probably forget about said muffin or truffle at the bottom of your bag until the next [...]

For Mom with Love: Executive Chef Chris Coleman of Petaluma in NYC Shares His Mom-Inspired Recipe for Perfectly Pan-Seared Day Boat Scallops

In honor of Mother’s Day, we’ve asked chefs to share a recipe inspired by their own mom. Chris Coleman, Executive Chef of Petaluma, tells you how to make his sumptuous seared scallops that would make any mother proud! Chef Chris Coleman credits so much of his success in the kitchen to his lovely mother, Bettie Elizabeth. [...]