Latin Flavor to Bring Spice Back to the Porn Emporium in Clinton Hill

Clinton Hill: Residents glad to see Tamboril Latin restaurant replacing a porn emporium, assuming the space is properly sanitized. [Clinton Hill Blog] An Italian restaurant with an exposed-brick interior will open in the space next to Joseph Tyler Salon on Myrtle Avenue. [Clinton Hill Blog]
Coney Island: Not all attendees of Nathans hot-dog binge yesterday were there to bask in the gluttony of the contest; costumed protesters encouraged meat eaters to Give Peas a Chance. [Gowanus Lounge]
Flatiron: Pixars latest film got you hungry? Borough Food & Drink is among the citys restaurants now serving ratatouille, and its version is topped with cheese from Joes Dairy. [NYDN]
Gowanus: The 60-year-old Italian-foods market on President Street has closed and may make way for a caf from the owners of neighboring Canal Bar. [Gowanus Lounge]
Gramercy: Ian Schragers high-end Asian restaurant Wakiya in the Gramercy Park Hotel is now taking reservations from July 24 onward. [Eater]
Harlem: From 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday, Uptown Vets will host this months man-and-beast coffee mingle at St. Nicks Dog Park. [Uptown Flavor]
Prospect Park: The Grand Army Plaza Greenmarket accepts credit cards. [NYT]