Take Your Meatballs Outside

Photo: Hannah Whitaker/New York Magazine

The oft-frustrating wait times at the Meatball Shop at last have some relief, as the crew debuts their twelve-seat outdoor patio tonight. A dozen new chairs might not sound like a lot, but that’s a 30 percent increase on top of the 39 seats indoors — the difference between finally getting a table and giving up only to drown your sorrows in another restaurant’s lesser meatball sub.