Call for Monkey Bar Reservations; Test Your Food Trivia in Park Slope


Midtown East: Tables at Graydon Carter’s Monkey Bar can now be reserved over the phone. [Feed/TONY]

Murray Hill: Wu Liang Ye and its two sister restaurants, all of which are allegedly owned by the Chinese government, have been engaged in unethical labor practices. [Fork in the Road/VV]

Park Slope: The latest in Edible Brooklyn’s series of “Edible Pursuit” nights will take place at Sheep Station on December 14. Study up on Brooklyn food history. [Grub Street]

After its Manhattan counterpart closed earlier this year, Brooklyn’s Miracle Grill also appears to be shuttered. [Fork in the Road/VV]

Union Square: Portuguese restaurant Aldea will be serving a Southern-influenced dinner on Monday when James Beard Award winner Mike Lata of Charleston takes over the kitchen for the night. [Grub Street]

Upper West Side: Marcus Samuelsson won’t be there, but C-CAP graduates will demonstrate recipes from his new cookbook at Zabar’s this Saturday and the next from 2 to 4 p.m. [Grub Street]