Bloomberg Defends Soda Ban, Doughnut Day

We know how Jon Stewart feels about Bloomberg's proposed soda ban (not a fan), and we don't think Stewart's alone. Bloomberg knows he's gonna have to sell this idea, so this morning he hit Today to talk about it with Matt Lauer. He makes all the points he's made before, but Lauer's gotcha moment comes when the host points out that Bloomberg is also proDoughnut Day. See how the Mayor responds in the clip, straight ahead.

Recent Openings

Recent Closings

Latest News on Grub Street

This French Chef’s NYC Arrival Is Great News for Fine Dining

Anne-Sophie Pic will open two Manhattan restaurants in 2015.

Taco Truck Busted for Serving Food With ‘a Side of Meth’

"The brazenness of this ring was astounding."

Japan Now Has Pitch-Black Hot Dogs, Too

It's part of Tokyo DisneySea's frightening Halloween menu.

Take a Look at America’s First Matcha Bar

It's in Williamsburg.

Will You Pay $10 a Month to Watch Paula Deen Reruns?

The celebrity chef's new network just bought 13 years' worth.

Saveur Names Adam Sachs New Editor-in-Chief

The James Beard award winner will now control the 20-year-old magazine.

10 Delicious Ways to Celebrate Rosh Hashanah in New York

Feast at All'onda, Mile End Deli, and more.

The Newest Starbucks Latte Tastes Like Guinness

It doesn't contain any alcohol, though.

8 Great New Versions of Okonomiyaki

The savory Japanese cabbage pancake has been compared to pizza, latkes, and omelettes.

Burger King Japan’s Black Burgers Are Even Worse in Real Life

Some people say it has a mysterious "peppery" taste, too.