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John Mayer Rendezvous with Taylor Swift at Nobu, Bags His Leftovers

The pop stars got to know each other over Japanese food, and Mayer brought some home with him. Elsewhere, Kelly Bensimon Twitpic-ed her Little Giant lunch with Jill Zarin, Chace Crawford texted alone, and Harvey Weinsten threw dinner parties for two movies. More celebrities eating — or at least canoodling at restaurants — below.

Benjamin Steakhouse: Ice T and Coco shared a romantic dinner in midtown. [NYDN]

Beppe: Pete Wentz treated his friends to dinner. [NYDN]

Bubby’s: Joshua Jackson and Diane Kruger brunched in Tribeca. [Just Jared]

Bisto Bagatelle: Ivanka Trump treated herself to some salmon at lunchtime. [NYDN]

Da Silvano: Patti Smith ate with two friends. Nearby, publishers Tom Florio and Richard Beckman power-lunched. [Page Six/NYP]

Delicatessen: Sienna Miller and a pal dined at the swanky pseudo-deli. [NYDN]

Dorrian’s Red Hand: Tinsley Mortimer performed a rendition of All I Want for Christmas Is You. [Page Six/NYP]

Dos Caminos: Michelle Trachtenberg dined on shrimp quesadillas, guacamole, beer, and margaritas. [People]

Emporio: Michael Stipe and eight friends sat in the back. They dined on a green salad, mushroom pizza, and espresso. [Grub Street]

Hillstone: Chace Crawford nursed a glass of red wine, texting all the while. [Page Six/NYP]

Hudson Terrace: Jay-Z threw a holiday party. [Page Six/NYP]

Indochine: Naomi Campbell canoodled with her Russian billionaire boyfriend, Vladislav Doronin. [NYDN]

Little Giant: On the Lower East Side, Kelly Bensimon and Jill Zarin lunched and Twitpic-ed it. [KiKilet/Twitter]

Morandi: Sarah Jessica Parker had lunch at the A-list haunt. [Cityfile]

Nobu: Taylor had dinner with John Mayer. After the meal, Mayer, by the looks of it, had his leftovers wrapped so he could take them home. [Buzz Foto, Cityfile, Just Jared]

Osteria del Circo: Sienna Miller, Harvey Weinstein, Brooke Geahan, and Julian Schnabel toasted Robin Wright Penn at a dinner for The Private Lives of Pippa Lee. Salmon, cheese ravioli, and Grey Goose martinis were served. [Grub Street, Guest of a Guest]

Per Se: Kate Hudson, Anna Wintour, and Harvey Weinstein attended a lunch for Nine. [Page Six/NYP, Guest of a Guest]

Prime Meats: Kate Hudson brunched in Carroll Gardens. [NYDN]

Ristorante San Pietro: Condoleeza Rice and NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell got a table without reservations. [Page Six/NYP]

Sant Ambroeus: Mary-Kate Olsen took a cigarette break during dinner. [NYDN, Gawker]

Sweetiepie: Isaac Mizrahi threw his holiday party. Mini-burgers, macaroni and cheese, and Champagne cocktails were served. [Grub Street]

Tanuki Tavern: Kellan Lutz signed autographs for fans. [Page Six/NYP]

The Russian Tea Room: Jude Law canoodled with Sienna Miller. [Page Six/NYP]

Whole Foods Bowery: Kelly Bensimon did her grocery shopping. [Page Six/NYP]

John Mayer Rendezvous with Taylor Swift at Nobu, Bags His Leftovers