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Angelina Jolie Is Not Too Good for Café Metro; Katie Couric Faces Her Karaoke Fears at Jake’s Saloon

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The Jolie/Pitt clan lunched at the pedestrian, if efficient, midtown eatery. Meanwhile, Vice magazine staffers were treated to bourbon at Fette Sau for the holidays, and the CBS Evening News crew watched Katie Couric karaoke at Jake’s Saloon. Mischa Barton won’t enter Whole Foods without her puppy, and other tales of celebrity dining, below.

Abe & Arthur’s: Lindsay Lohan celebrated her sister’s 16th birthday, with male model and City star Adam Senn in tow. Lohan and Senn took several cigarette breaks. [Guest of a Guest]
Bistro Chat Noir: Daniel Craig drank four espressos with his steak tartare. [Page Six/NYP]
Brooklyn Bowl: Adrian Grenier played the bongo drums. [Page Six/NYP]
Café Metro: Superstars Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt, and their gang of little ones stopped by a midtown Café Metro, of all places, to grab lunch. But they’re in good company, since the chain eatery is also Ne-Yo’s favorite New York restaurant. [Just Jared]
East Side Social Club: At the new Italian hotspot, Patrick McMullan hosted a dinner for Brooke Shields, Jay McInerney, and Candace Bushnell. [Page Six/NYP]
Fette Sau: Vice magazine threw a holiday party, treating staffers to ribs, pork belly, and bourbon. [Page Six/NYP]
Five Points: Cute couple Leighton Meester and Sebastian Stan ate and made out. [Cityfile]
Jake’s Saloon: Katie Couric threw a holiday party for her staff at the simple Chelsea sports bar and restaurant. Poo-pooing her recent dance-floor scandal, Couric karaoke-d the night away. We want the Facebook photos! [Page Six/NYP]
La Colombe: Sienna Miller chatted up the baristas while grabbing two coffees to go. [Gawker]
Little Owl: Food-loving ladies Katie Lee Joel and Giada de Laurentiis had dinner together, sharing gravy meatball sliders and whole fish. [Page Six/NYP]
Locanda Verde: Calvin Klein billboard model Eva Mendes chowed down at the Italian restaurant. [Cityfile]
Nobu 57: At separate tables, Pau Gasol and A-Rod dined on Japanese food. [Page Six/NYP]
Uncle Jack’s Steakhouse: A-Rod had a drink by his lonesome. [NYDN]
The Waverly Inn: Kim Cattrall dined with her real-life galpals. Earlier in the week, Quentin Tarantino celebrated the Inglourious Basterds DVD release. [NYDN]
Whole Foods Bowery: Mischa Barton attempted to go grocery shopping, but balked when they wouldn’t let her dog, Ziggy, inside the store. [NYDN]
Yerba Buena Perry: At the Latin-American restaurant, Jon Bon Jovi dined with 60 Minutes correspondent Steve Kroft. [Page Six/NYP]

Angelina Jolie Is Not Too Good for Café Metro; Katie Couric Faces Her