Happy-Hour Specials at Gotham West Market; Expanded Menu at Wine Spot

The recently opened Gotham West Market is offering a couple of happy-hour specials. Monday through Friday from 3 until 7 p.m., Seamus Mullens El Colmado will serve up $1 oysters, as well as a half-dozen oysters with a glass of cava for $11. The Cannibal is offering $2 cans of Busch, $5 Evan Williams, and $9 Manhattans or Negronis daily from 3 until 7 p.m. [Grub Street]

Almond is hosting its sixth annual Christmas Eve pig roast on December 24, from 5 p.m., with a portion of the proceeds going to Pajama Program, a nonprofit that provides pajamas and books to children in need. The meal will feature three whole suckling pigs alongside seasonal sides like sourdough spaetzle and caramelized apples. Tickets are $31 per person and reservations can be made by calling 212-228-7557. [Grub Street]

Wine Spot on Macdougal Street has relaunched as an expanded wine bar. The restaurant will also have live flamenco dancers and music. [Grub Street]

Chez Oskar in Fort Greene has relaunched with a brand-new menu and cocktail program. It will now offer French classics such as acorn squash stuffed with ratatouille and a duck-leg cassoulet. [Grub Street]

The Lobster Palace is now offering a caviar service at its raw bar, with ten grams of white sturgeon caviar from California served with toasted blinis, crème fraiche, and chives for $30. It will also offer crab claws for $7.95 apiece, and uni for $15 apiece. [Grub Street]