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  1. closings
    Three Japanese Staples Will All Close This WeekendSapporo, reportedly New York’s oldest ramen restaurant, and its sister spots Iroha and Sake Bar Hagi will shutter.
  2. adíos
    A Farewell to Flavortown: New Year’s Eve in Guy Fieri’s RestaurantOn its last night in existence, Guy’s American Kitchen & Bar didn’t exactly go out with a bang.
  3. closings
    Guy Fieri’s Much-Loathed Times Square Restaurant to Close ForeverThe final day of service will reportedly be New Year’s Eve.
  4. frozen concoctions
    New York City Might Soon Have an Entire Margaritaville HotelTwenty-nine floors dedicated to the “lyrics and lifestyle of Jimmy Buffett.”
  5. tough question
    Viral Reddit Post Asks People to Justify Eating at the Times Square Olive GardenThe post is at 11,000 comments and counting.
  6. fires
    A 3-Alarm Fire Broke Out at a Times Square Restaurant This MorningThere were 140 firefighters on the scene this morning.
  7. closings
    The Señor Frog’s in Times Square Is ClosedThe margarita-fueled party spot is a goner.
  8. Taste-Testing the New Kellogg’s Cereal CaféCritic Adam Platt and Grub’s Sierra Tishgart try the chef-driven bowls.
  9. Awful Customers
    Girls Attack McDonald’s Worker for Shushing ThemNYPD says his request got a 17-year-old fist to the face.
  10. Crime Scene
    If You Wanted Another Reason to Hate Dallas BBQ, This Is Probably ItA transgender customer has accused management of doing nothing after strangers sexually harassed her.
  11. The Other Critics
    Pete Wells Just Wants to Party at Señor Frog’s“I had more fun at Señor Frog’s than at almost any other restaurant that has opened in the last few years.”
  12. Gross
    Times Square on NYE Gets Even WorseDinner at Ruby Tuesday costs up to $1,699.
  13. Shots!
    The Endless Fiesta: Inside New York’s First Señor Frog’sThe spring-break-themed nightclub hits Times Square, where it feels out of place and more than a little out of time.
  14. Minimum Wage
    Bizarre Times Square Ads Protest Cuomo’s $15 Fast-Food WageApparently the plan will empower people with “no experience or skills.”
  15. Openings
    City Kitchen Is the Massive New Food Hall That Times Square Has Been Waiting ForVendors include Luke’s Lobster, Dough, and Azuki Sushi — and it opens this Thursday.
  16. Prep
    Wings, Beer, Spoodles: How a Buffalo Wild Wings Preps for Super Bowl Sunday40,000 wings, a couple hundred gallons of sauce, 100 more gallons of blue cheese and ranch, and a thing that’s not quite a spoon, not quite a ladle.
  17. Closings
    Café Edison Will Close This SundayThe plan is to stay open that night “until the last person leaves.”
  18. Closings
    The End of Café Edison, Times Square’s Last Real RestaurantThe beloved Theater District diner will close at the end of the year.
  19. Comebacks
    Lucky Cheng’s Lives On As a Cabaret Pop-upIt’s now a three-course dinner and a show.
  20. Closings
    Original Bowlmor Lanes Closes TodayThe bowling alley attracted movie stars and models in the 1980s.
  21. Pop-Way-Ups
    Marcus Samuelsson Plans to Cook Miso-Grilled Sea Bass Atop Times SquareHe’ll be cooking up there every night for a two-week cancer benefit series.
  22. Closings
    Lucky Cheng’s Says Good-bye for Real“Many of you would celebrate your Sweet Sixteen with us and return years later to celebrate your Bachelorette Party.”
  23. Coming Soon
    Anthony Scaramucci’s Elite Times Square ‘Clubhouse’ forAt the Hunt and Fish Club, service “transcends the stiff formalities of traditional steakhouses.”
  24. Closings
    Original Bowlmor Lanes Faces Demolition to Make Room for Incoming CondosWe’re still hoping for a spare, however.
  25. Percolated
    Girls-Famous Coffee Shop Café Grumpy Expands to Times SquareA little slice of Greenpoint near the Great White Way.
  26. Closings
    Yotel Moves to Shut Down Its Times Square RestaurantsNo matter what happens, brunch at the hotel will go on.
  27. McWorld
    What the World Needs Now Is a Really Big McDonald’sThey do sell McSpaghetti in the Philippines.
  28. What to Eat
    See the Menu for Guy’s American Kitchen, Dude!Guy Fieri’s massive Times Square feeding trough opens Sunday — see the menu!
  29. Phew
    Peep World Becoming Nice, Wholesome HootersIt dodged the d-bag-bar bullet.
  30. Sush
    NYC Says Whassup WasabiLondon sushi crosses the pond.
  31. Coming Soon
    Guy Fieri Opening Gigantic NYC Restaurant in Times SquareIt’ll be in Times Square, obviously.
  32. Restaurant Woe
    Will Bright Lights Revive Restaurant Row?Or will it take much more?
  33. Box Lunch
    Nuchas Empanadas Opens Tomorrow in Times SquareAnother of the four promised food kiosks debuts.
  34. The Great Outdoors
    Salumè, Rickshaw Dumpling Bar, and Others Headed to Times SquareThe winning bids for those concession stands have been announced.
  35. Coffee Buzz
    Signage Up at Times Square Coffee Bean, Opening This MonthThe Southern California–based chain is opening its first New York store.
  36. Openings,
    ‘High-end Caribbean’ Chef Needed in Times SquareA new restaurant is looking for a chef to serve small plates in a big space.
  37. Openings
    E & E Grill House Wants to Make Steak and Potatoes More User-FriendlyBy making everything more affordable!
  38. Neighborhood Watch
    Japanese Pop-up From an Annisa Chef; City Chicken Wants Your Help With CoopsPlus: a beer dinner at Landmarc, a lip-smackin’ Fourth of July barbecue menu in Times Square, and more, in our daily roundup of neighborhood food news.
  39. Neighborhood Watch
    Downtown Crossing: Like Times Square, Only Different?Critics offer up suggestions for the neighborhood’s survival and revival.
  40. Slideshow
    First Look at Paramount Bar, Bringing a Female-centric D.J. Lineup to TimesThe decor may be throwback, but the music program is progressive.
  41. The Great Outdoors
    Greenpoint Loses Night Bazaar While Times Square May Gain Alfresco Food ServicePlus: The Aqueduct Racetrack flea market (with its empanada truck and more) may relocate to Coney.
  42. What to Drink
    A Vodka Comeback? Nobody Told Rum House’s Bloody Mary MenuBut Fort Defiance is doing a drink with Port Chester honey vodka.
  43. Neighborhood Watch
    Sunday Smorgasbord Now at Aquavit; Brooklyn Brewery Feast at MexiQPlus more, in our daily roundup of neighborhood food news.
  44. Slideshow
    First Look at the New Rum House, Pouring Cocktails on MondayThe Times Square classic makes a return, this time with original libations.
  45. Openings
    Uh, We’re Going to Have to Lift That Ban on the Rum House’sThe nice guys behind casual cocktail den Ward III have taken over the space.
  46. Openings
    Virginia’s Elevation Burger and California’s The Counter ExpectedGet ready for grass-fed burgers and spiked milkshakes!
  47. Openings
    Soledad O’Brien’s Favorite Sandwich Comes to MidtownPiccolo Café opens its second location.
  48. The Chain Gang
    IHOP Announces New York–Area Expansion, Starting With Times Square24 new locations in the next years.
  49. Openings
    Doughnut Plant Doughnuts in Midtown, Care of Oren’s Daily RoastAnd Balthazar pastries as well.
  50. Closings
    Whatever Replaces the Rum House Is Banned From Grub StreetAfter 40 years, a relic of old Times Square is gone.
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