Veritas Has Closed; Cómodo’s Art Collaboration

From November 14 to 17, Cómodo will participate in Pinta, a Latin American contemporary and modern art fair. Artist Ray Smith will transform the restaurant. Tickets for general admission to the fair are $25, $10 for students; they can be purchased online. [Grub Street]

Red Rooster in Harlem is throwing a chicken and Champagne celebration on Wednesday, November 6 at 6:30 p.m. The event will feature a live jazz performance as well as a special selection of small plates. For reservations, call 212-792-9001. [Grub Street]

Sam Hazens three-star Flatiron restaurant, Veritas, has closed owing to ongoing issues with the landlord. The team behind the restaurant is exploring other opportunities in New York. [Eater NY]

Biblio, located around mile twelve of the New York Marathon, is offering a free bowl of pasta and veggies, buy-one-get-one-free beers, and $10 burgers to all marathon runners with a bib. It's also offering an all-day $14 beer-and-burger special to those who just prefer to watch. [Grub Street]

Also for marathon weekend, L'Apicio, L'Artusi, and dell'anima are offering half-price pastas to all runners who show their bibs on Saturday night. [Grub Street]