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The New Menu at Eleven Madison Park Will Be Meatless

The highly acclaimed Manhattan restaurant Eleven Madison Park said on Monday that it would no longer serve meat or seafood when it reopens next month, becoming one of the most high-profile restaurants to switch to a plant-based menu because of environmental concerns. Daniel Humm, the chef and an owner, said in a statement on the […]

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Wylie Dufresne Starts Stretch Pizza, Selling Pies Out of Breads Bakery

Headliner Stretch Pizza Pizzerias, hold the brick-and-mortar, have become a thing during the pandemic and are probably here to stay. A growing list of restaurants have opened takeout pizza divisions to expand without establishing separate storefronts and kitchens. Now, Breads Bakery, a retailer and cafe near Union Square, has done the same. And it’s with […]

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Marezzata, Serving Italian Food With Wagyu Beef, Opens in Midtown East

Headliner Marezzata Italian food prepared with a Japanese pantry — or vice versa — is not new. Kimika in NoLIta opened last summer and fit the mold. Now, there’s a restaurant in Midtown Manhattan, from the group that includes Tomoe Food Services, a meat distributor specializing in Wagyu, where the emphasis is on Italian fare […]

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Chicken From Your Oven (and Eleven Madison Park)

A chicken roasted in your oven with the chef Daniel Humm looking over your shoulder is what Eleven Madison Park is offering for the first time. Its dinner kit, serving two to four, consists of a ready-to-cook Green Circle chicken (raised on restaurant scraps and stuffed with brioche, foie gras and black truffles), with sides […]

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It’s Time for Diners to Ask the Servers: How Are You Doing?

As indoor dining returns to New York, the danger to restaurant workers increases. So does the need to protect them. By Pete Wells In the small dining room of the acclaimed Manhattan restaurant where Brian Williams waits tables, all the windows were open on Wednesday. It was the day indoor dining returned to New York […]

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New York Dining Is Moving Indoors. How Nervous Should You Be?

As dining rooms reopen, doctors, engineers and other experts assess the health risks and how restaurants can reduce them. By Pete Wells New Yorkers will be able to eat inside restaurants on Wednesday for the first time since March, and the word that best sums up my feelings about it is: Yikes! The thought of […]

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A Covid Surcharge on Restaurant Checks? Some Owners Are Wary

New York City will soon let restaurants add a temporary charge of up to 10 percent as help in the pandemic, but reaction in the business is divided. By Rachel Wharton Like most restaurants in Manhattan’s tourist-dependent Little Italy, Da Nico Ristorante has been hit hard by concern over the coronavirus. The neighborhood’s two-week Feast […]