Neighborhood Watch

Maritime Hotel’s Pop-up Biergarten; Peels Unveils Sidewalk Seating

Chelsea: The Soft Serve Fruit Co. will open its flagship store tomorrow in Union Square. Fruity summer cocktails will also be available for consumption. [Grub Street]


The Maritime Hotel now has a pop-up biergarten every Saturday from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. On the grill are jerk-spiced chicken fingers and skewered corn on the cob. [Grub Street]


Greenpoint: Gotham Greens, the nation’s first hydroponic rooftop greenhouse, is open for business. [Grub Street]


Long Island City: Brooklyn Grange Farm is hosting a six-course Mexican feast and a reading from author Matthew Stadler, now on a tour for his memoir about his time spent in Mexico. The $75 event takes place July 2; tickets are available here. [Grub Street]

Lower East Side: Peels has unveiled some sidewalk seating. [EV Grieve]


The puff pastries of Panade Cafe are crossing the street to their old location. [Lo-Down NY]


Midtown West: Sounds like Blue Bottle is opening a store soon in Rockefeller Center, possibly even this summer. [Eater NY]


Eolo announces new happy hour “Aperitivo” specials: complimentary antipasti ranging from mozzarella di bufala with roasted peppers and cherry tomatoes to caponata comes with the purchase of a cocktail. [Grub Street]

Maritime Hotel’s Pop-up Biergarten; Peels Unveils Sidewalk Seating