DBGB Expands Bar Service; Monster Pizzas Not Scared of Bleecker Street Competition

Photo: Alexandra Vallis

East Village: Ryan Sutton’s prayers have been answered: DBGB now serves a full menu at the bar. [Eater]
Greenpoint: Check out pics from Papacitos’ new brunch menu. [Greenpointers]
Greenwich Village: A place called Monster Pizzas is getting ready to open on Bleecker Street in NYU land, steps away from Pizza Box, Pizza Booth, the Pizzeria, and Ben’s Pizza. [Grub Street]
Harlem: Frizzante hasn’t even opened yet on Frederick Douglass Boulevard at 117th Street, but they’ve been christened with graffiti. [Zinc Plate Press]
Upper West Side: Wing and frat-boy heaven Blondies has been shut down for a tax issue, but hopes to reopen ASAP. [Eater]
West Village: Frederick’s Downtown is the latest Hudson Street restaurant to shutter, after Alfama. [Eater]