You’ve all suffered. We know. The fog has barely let up for more than five minutes since July 4th, and you’re impatient for actual summer to start. Have faith: It is still to come, and maybe it will last through October as it sometimes, generously does. And in addition to some warm, sunny days, you’ve got over a dozen new restaurants and bars to look forward to in the next few months, some from established chefs who’ve gone below the radar for a few years, and some from first-time restaurateurs getting their feet wet in a city with more restaurants per capita than anywhere else in the nation. Anyway, there’s a warming trend predicted this week, but refer back to this slideshow if you need a pick-me-up or a reminder of all the new things you’ll have to consume between now and the holidays.
Stanley Saitowitz’s design for Trace at the W, due Sept. 5, is one of over a dozen things we’re looking forward to this fall.