Uncle Gussy’s Truck Is Shut Down; Crown Heights Gets Sushi

Astoria: 5 Napkin Burger at 3501 36th Street and 35th Avenue will host a Dogfish Head Brewery Beer Dinner on November 16 at 7:30 p.m. The dinner is $45 and features samples of five different beers. [LICNYC]


Crown Heights: A sushi restaurant is planned for 604 Nostrand Avenue between Atlantic and Pacific Avenues. [Brownstoner]


East Village: In honor of National Butchers Week, Northern Spy Food Co. hosts a dinner tonight with Marissa Guggiana, author of Primal Cuts: Cooking With Americas Best Butchers, and chef Nathan Foot, who will cook a four-course meal featuring locally raised pork. [Fork in the Road/VV]

Midtown: Uncle Gussys Truck has been shut down for parking in metered spots on 51st Street and Park Avenue. The owner plans to give away free food at the same location tomorrow before moving his business back into a street cart. [Midtown Lunch]


Tribeca: Kaffe 1668 at 275 Greenwich Street now serves wine from 5:30 p.m. to midnight. [Tribeca Citizen]