MicKittrick Hotel Opens Rooftop Bar; Celebrate Summer of Riesling With Corkbuzz

• The MicKittrick Hotel will open Gallow Green, a rooftop garden bar. Reservations are offered every half-hour and are required for entrance. They can be purchased for $20 per guest and can be booked here. [Zagat]

• The new Isa launches brunch this weekend from 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. every Saturday and Sunday. The menu features sourdough pancakes and a breakfast pizza. For dining parents, Puppetsburg — a puppet-making workshop — will be available for children on Saturday July, 14 from noon to 1:30 p.m. for $17 per child. [Grub Street]

• Denny’s will bring its all-American breakfast grub to 50 new locations in southern China. [NYDN]

• La Guardia Airport’s Bisoux Restaurant in Terminal D now lets diners order drinks and dishes from iPads installed at tables and at the bar. Now it’s not so bad to be stuck at the airport. [Grub Street]

• Union Square’s Corkbuzz will celebrate the Summer of Riesling with a special dinner on Monday, July 16, from 7 to 10 p.m. Family-style dishes will be paired with different kinds of Rieslings for $100 a person. Reservations can be made here. [Grub Street]

• In partnership with NYWaterway, chef Marc Murphy’s Benchmarc Events will host the third cruise of the summer cruise series on Tuesday, July 17. They will offer three types of bourbon, three types of beer, and three types of beef served with various sides. Tickets are $60 and can be purchased here. The cruise sets sail at 8:15 p.m. [Grub Street]

• The folks from wd~50 opened a new restaurant, the Crimson Sparrow, two hours north of Manhattan in the artisan town of Hudson. [Food Republic]

• L’asso and L’asso EV will now serve Clam Pie — clams sauteed in wine, garlic, parsley, pecorino, and cracked pepper. Starting on Monday, the EV location will host movie nights at 10 p.m. presented by Everything Is Terrible’s Airwave Ranger. [Grub Street]

• Potbelly Sandwich Shop opened its tenth location in New York on 56th Street and Sixth Avenue yesterday. [Grub Street]

• Little Muenster will host “Yacht Rock” parties every Friday from 1 to 5 p.m. Up for grabs will be sangria, buckets of beer, and “super fancy grilled cheese.” Rumor has it, the playlist cues up a whole lot of Hall and Oates. [Grub Street]

• Family Dinners with Mario Batali’s chefs are now featured as part of the Edible Garden at the New York Botanical Garden. The first dinner will be on Sunday, July 15 and the full schedule can be found here. Tickets are $60 for adults and $30 for children and can be purchased here. [Grub Street]

• Kent Ale House opened last week Williamsburg and features 24 craft beers on tap. The menu features build your own burgers, spicy popcorn, and grilled-cheese sandwiches. [Gothamist]

• Kuro Kuma, a new West Harlem coffee shop, is now officially open. It features Counter Culture coffee and is open from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. [Eater NY]

• The East Village’s Meatball Factory closed and will become a seafood restaurant next month from now-closed Mixx Lounge’s Miha Khondoker. A name has yet to be decided. [EV Local]

MicKittrick Hotel Opens Rooftop Bar; Celebrate Summer of Riesling With Corkbuzz