Allegedly, Auden means "old friend."
The BLT man may take over the former Grappa space.
Plus: Plein Sud in Tribeca secures a chef, and a dessert fest on the Upper West Side, in our daily roundup of neighborhood news.
A couple of market-oriented restaurants are taking things a step further: Bloomingdale Road has a chef's table, BLT Market is hosting a wild-game dinner.
Michael “Bao” Huynh teams up with the group behind BLT Market and the designer of Allen & Delancey.
Blue Hill tops the ‘Observer’’s ‘Top Ten’ list of Greenmarket restaurants.
Lassi's new ready-to-cook entrées, and free Champagne and ice cream at a closing clothing shop in Nolita, in today's neighborhood food news.
Plus: Strip House plans to expand, Au Bon Pain gives away free iced coffee today, and more, in our morning news digest.