Michael Huynh’s Expansion Plans; Price Gouging at Bodegas


• Michael Huynh’s upcoming projects include a Lower East Side burger shop, a Baoguette in Brooklyn, fine dining on the Upper East Side, a 6,000-square-foot spot on the Williamsburg waterfront, and “something in Oakland.” [Eater NY]

• New York City will sue Jennifer LeRoy for the rights to the name Tavern on the Green. [NYT]

• The markup on groceries at New York City bodegas can be as high as 100 percent. [NYP]

• The new projected opening date for Totonno’s is November. [Slice]

• Midtown’s Jekyll and Hyde Club may move to Times Square. [Zagat Buzz]

• Todd English’s ex-fiancée says he jilted her; he says she hit him and tore up a prenup. [NYP]

• Citing concerns about the United States’ vigilance against mad cow disease, Japan has banned imports from one American meatpacker. [NYP]