Foie Foe Backs Off, Masa Travels, Grimaldi's New Slices

Foie-foe councilman thinks better of introducing legislation: Gawker commenter Claudia thinks she knows who's responsible. [Gawker]

Masa eyes London and Vegas locations. [Snack]

Pizza patriarch Patsy Grimaldi comes out of retirement to start a slice (yes, slice) joint at Floyd Bennett Field. [Slice]

Press release promises 2,000 suspended samurai swords and "womb-like barstools" at Chodorow's new Kobe Club steakhouse. [Snack]

Tom's Diner of Seinfeld fame not taking down its Kramer. [Newsday]

After cachaça craze, rye to be the next boutique liquor trend. [NYT]

More on Wined Up, one of the drinking annexes Rob and Robin previously tipped us off to. [Thrillist]