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Union Square Hospitality Group

  1. service issues
    Why Tips WonThey’re outdated. They’re discriminatory. And they aren’t going anywhere.
  2. comebacks
    One Simple Stat Explains Why It’s So Hard for Restaurants to Eliminate TipsThe difference in pay for servers at one popular New York restaurant is shocking.
  3. environmental concerns
    Every New York City Restaurant That Will Eliminate Plastic StrawsThe entire Union Square Hospitality Group, Starbucks, Estela, and more.
  4. openings
    Danny Meyer’s New Restaurant Combines Stratospheric Views and Lobster QuenellesPlus Atlantic turbot, English peas, hollandaise, and yes, the Brooklyn Bridge.
  5. environmental concerns
    Danny Meyer’s Restaurants Will Eliminate Plastic StrawsAll Union Square Hospitality Group restaurants will switch to biodegradable straws.
  6. the state of the industry
    Using English Classes to Empower Immigrants at RestaurantsESL Works has been co-signed by Danny Meyer, Daniel Humm, and other big-name restaurateurs.
  7. coming soon-ish
    Watch the Very Poetic Trailer for Danny Meyer’s Next RestaurantManhatta will open on the 60th floor of 28 Liberty Street this summer.
  8. closing soon
    Danny Meyer’s North End Grill Will Close at the End of the YearThe restaurant was recently in the news for its former chef’s alleged misconduct.
  9. sexual harrassment
    A New Report Alleges Abuse and Bullying at Danny Meyer’s Restaurant GroupStaffers claim employees’ misconduct was inadequately addressed by Union Square Hospitality Group.
  10. upheavals
    As Danny Meyer Eliminates Tipping, His Staff Struggles to AdaptDanny Meyer’s decision to eliminate tips at his restaurants was called revolutionary. Behind the scenes, the rollout was rockier than anyone expected.
  11. lawsuits
    Lawsuit Says Danny Meyer’s No-Tipping Movement Is a Plot to Overcharge CustomersIt accuses about a dozen big-name restaurateurs of “horizontal price fixing.”
  12. the underground gourmet quick bite
    Daily Provisions Launches Dinner With a Killer Patty MeltCan Danny Meyer do for beef patties on griddled rye what he’s done for smash burgers?
  13. expansions
    Union Square Cafe Will Expand to Washington, D.C., Next YearTuna burgers for the politicos.
  14. empire building
    Why Danny Meyer’s Latest Business Venture Is Good News for Coffee LoversThis could mean big things.
  15. tipping
    Danny Meyer Will Eliminate Tips at Gramercy Tavern on December 1The popular restaurant is the latest, and highest-profile, to adopt the owners’ Hospitality Included program.
  16. coming soon
    Danny Meyer Will Open a Seasonal Restaurant in Bryant ParkPublic Fare will be a 210-seat all-day operation.
  17. The Tipping Game
    The Modern’s Most Profitable MonthThe restaurateur says he’s also seen job applications increase across the board.
  18. Airplane Food
    Can Danny Meyer Make Airplane Food That’s Actually Worth Eating?His restaurant group is getting ambitious with Delta’s new in-flight meals.
  19. Service
    Even Danny Meyer Hates When Servers Ask, ‘How Is Everything?’The restaurant mogul has the same dining peeve as everyone else.
  20. Wage Wars
    Why New York’s Restaurants Are About to Get a Lot More Expensive“There’s something bubbling as people think about how to move forward … “
  21. Opinions
    Why Danny Meyer’s No-Tipping Policy Will SucceedA former Union Square Cafe employee says things aren’t likely to change too much at “the house of yes.”
  22. Explanations
    5 Big Takeaways From Danny Meyer’s No-Tipping Town Hall MeetingDanny Meyer’s Union Square Hospitality Group hosted 100 guests for a question-and-answer session about their decision to implement a “Hospitality Included” policy.
  23. Rumors
    What Is Danny Meyer Planning at 7 Bryant Park?It sure doesn’t look like a Shake Shack.
  24. Reopenings
    The Modern Reopens September 15It closed after service on August 18 when a pipe burst in its dining room.
  25. Temporary Closings
    Burst Pipe Temporarily Closes the ModernIt’ll be back up and running in no time.
  26. Leftovers
    ReBar Owner Jason Stevens’s Prison Sentence; Charlie Palmer’sToday’s Leftovers.
  27. Temporary Closings
    Union Square Cafe Will Close and Move to New LocationThe good news is that you’ve got until the end of 2015 to get in there.
  28. Coming Soon
    Danny Meyer Will Open Wood-Fired Pizzeria Inside King & Grove’s ManhattanGet ready for “thin crust, roman-style pizzas.”
  29. Coming Soon
    Gabriel Kreuther’s Upcoming Restaurant May Have a Bryant Park ViewIt’s scheduled to open in “about a year.”
  30. Bookshelf
    Floyd Cardoz Writing Home-Kitchen-Centric The Time to CookIt’s the Union Square Hospitality Group chef’s second cookbook.
  31. Brooklynnovation
    Danny Meyer Likes Brooklyn Fine, It’s Just Not Necessarily for HimThe future of fine dining may just be shopping malls.
  32. Quote of the Day
    Danny Meyer’s Career Almost Ruined by Rogue Light FixtureHis best day ever involved braised short ribs and two bottles of Beaujolais with Julia Child, though.
  33. Coming Soon
    Danny Meyer Opening a Restaurant Inside King & Grove’s Manhattan HotelIt sounds like Maialino 2.0.
  34. Chef Shuffle
    A Few More Details Emerge About Gabriel Kreuther’s New ProjectThe French-American spot will open in the second half of 2014.
  35. Chef Shuffle
    Chef Gabriel Kreuther Leaving the ModernThe celebrated chef will leave in the coming months to start his own restaurant.
  36. Airplane Food
    Delta Air Lines Teaming Up With Danny Meyer for In-Flight ’CueMaybe some in-flight Shake Shack is coming up next?
  37. We Called It
    Shake Shack Chicago? Yeah, It Really Seems to Be HappeningThe burger chain announces, ahem, concrete expansion plans.
  38. Foodievents
    Here’s the Pitmaster Lineup for June’s Eleventh Annual Big AppleIt’s going to be smokin’.
  39. Shack Attack
    Shake Shack Is Opening Second Brooklyn Location Near the Barclays CenterBrooklyn’s second Shake Shack opens in the fall.
  40. Leftovers
    Nitehawk’s Oscar Menu; Marea’s Now Serving Saturday LunchPlus: New sandwiches at ‘wichcraft, Danny Meyer’s wine auction, and more, in today’s Leftovers.
  41. Empire Building
    Shake Shack Chicago? Sounds Like It’s HappeningConcretes in the Windy City.
  42. Lingo
    What Danny Meyer’s Customer-Tracking System Really Says About YouMr. Hospitality is keeping tabs on you.
  43. What to Eat
    What to Eat at Danny Meyer’s Gramercy Terrace Redo, Opening May 18Union Square Hospitality aims to turn Gramercy Park Hotel’s roof into a daytime destination.
  44. Well Wishes
    Gramercy Tavern’s Michael Anthony Recovering After Open-Heart SurgeryThe Gramercy Tavern chef was diagnosed with a tear in the wall of his aorta.
  45. Meyer Wire
    Danny Meyer Set to Show His Employees How It’s DoneMr. Hospitality is working Union Square Cafe’s lunch shift today.
  46. Neighborhood Watch
    Foursquare Deals at John Dory and Union Square Café; a Boozy Movie TheaterPlus: an upscale steakhouse comes to the South Street Seaport, and more, in our daily roundup of neighborhood news.
  47. Openings
    Danny Meyer Announces Plans for Whitney Museum Café, Opening Next MonthMeyer names the place, as well as its chef.
  48. Empire Building
    Danny Meyer Teams With David Rockwell for Whitney CaféIt’ll open in the winter.
  49. Foodievents
    Come ’N Git It: Big Apple Barbecue Block Party Lineup Is ServedAlong with the usual pitmasters, a few new imports.
  50. Neighborhood Watch
    A Phallic Festival at Matsuri; Breuckelen Grows a GardenPlus: A midnight fête at Landmarc, and Doma hires a new chef, in our daily roundup of neighborhood food news.
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