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  1. Openings
    Acme Debuts New Bistro MenuFollowing chef Mads Refslund’s departure, the food is much simpler.
  2. Chef Shuffle
    Acme Will Become a Bistro, Run by a Daniel Boulud DiscipleBrian Loiacono is replacing Mads Refslund.
  3. Celebrity Settings
    George Clooney Dines at Sessanta; Drake and Serena Williams Do Shots at LuckyThis week’s Celebrity Settings.
  4. The Wild
    Inside the Intensely Secretive, Ultracompetitive World of Restaurant Foragers“They are crazy and tend to be reclusive … You never ask where they found what they foraged or they might never come back.”
  5. Loxsuits
    Greenpoint’s Acme Lost 70 Tons of Its Delicious Smoked FishIt spoiled because of a storage company’s boneheaded move.
  6. Grub Guide
    The Poor Planner’s Last-Minute Guide to Mother’s Day BrunchIt’s not too late to make a plan to go to Uncle Boon’s, Bar Primi, or Vic’s.
  7. Interviews
    Ari Taymor x Mads Refslund Collaboration“If you don’t have the passion, I think you should stop working as a chef.”
  8. Grub Guides
    10 New Black-Truffle Dishes You’ll Want to Eat Right NowSoup dumplings, arancini, and steak tartara Piemontese.
  9. Grub Guides
    Baby, It’s Cold: 12 Advanced Hot Chocolates You Should Drink TodaySpiked with lavender, caramel, brownie batter, and booze.
  10. Grub Guides
    13 Spectacular Squash Dishes You’ll Want to Eat Right NowIt’s edible-gourd season.
  11. Leftovers
    Kickstarter for Feminist Food Magazine; Vegetarian Tasting at ACME
  12. Grub Guides
    The Very-Last-Minute Guide to Mother’s Day Brunch, Which Is ThisThe Dutch, Il Buco Alimentari, and Alder still have tables available.
  13. Foodievents
    Matt Orlando Among New Nordic Chefs Coming to N.Y. in OctoberPut down those wild-crafted cloudberries, and go get yourself some tickets.
  14. Urban Foraging
    Acme’s Mads Refslund Digs New YorkHis own restaurant does have an “Soil” section, after all.
  15. Celebrity Settings
    David Beckham Dines at Acme; Katie Holmes and Gloria Steinem Go to CarbonePlus: Derek Jeter heals at the Box, and more, in this week’s roundup.
  16. The Grub Street Diet
    James Murphy Grabs Post-Gig Pancakes and Asks for Quality Champagne on His Rider“The pretzel roll is my weakness. It’s like a warm roll and a pretzel. Together. With butter. Let me know if you hear what I’m saying.”
  17. User’s Guide
    Here Is Adam Platt’s ‘Where to Eat 2013’Everything you’d need to get by, and get dinner, in 2013.
  18. Mad About Mads
    Acme’s Mads Refslund Wants a Second New York RestaurantThe Danish chef doesn’t quite feel at home yet in New York, but definitely wants to open a second restaurant here.
  19. No Parking
    East Passyunk Ave.’s Acme Cracking Down on ParkingThe spacious lot is awfully appealing when looking for a place to park your car.
  20. Eat Well
    Eat Well: A Heart-Healthy Hot Spot and Life-Boosting NoodlesPlus: goat cheese that’s good for you, a “farm-to-fire” dinner series, and more.
  21. Slideshow
    What to Eat on Acme’s New Brunch MenuA Danish omelette, or perhaps a grilled romaine salad?
  22. Celebrity Settings
    LiLo and Samantha Ronson Get Down at Le Baron; Channing Tatum Break-dances atPlus: The Kimye fam is still going strong at Hurricane Club, and more, in our weekly roundup of celebrity dining.
  23. Timelessness
    Acme’s Owner Knows Everything Has an Expiration DateThough Acme is safe for a long time.
  24. The Other Critics
    Pete Wells Discovers Kyo Ya; The New Yorker Praises Acme’sPlus: good pizza at Speedy Romeo and Zero Otto Nove, in this week’s crop of restaurant reviews.
  25. Supermarkets
    And the Area’s Worst Supermarket Is…The findings are based on a nationwide survey conducted by Consumer Reports.
  26. Empire Building
    Acme Expansion in the Works, Possibly Headed to SohoThe team behind the city’s restaurant of the moment is looking to expand.
  27. The Other Critics
    Steve Cuozzo Complains at Loi; Ryan Sutton Gripes at AcmePlus: Pete Wells on North End Grill, and more of this week’s reviews.
  28. The Other Critics
    Ryan Sutton Roots for the Grub at Madison Square Garden; Pete Wells Hails NewPlus: Robert Sietsema on Tacos Morelos, and more of this week’s critical reviews.
  29. The Other Critics
    Sutton Mixed on Il Buco Alimentari; Wells Taken With RedFarmPlus: Cuozzo begrudgingly approves of Acme, Betsy Andrews find craziness and deliciousness at Pete Zaaz, and more of this week’s critical reviews.
  30. In the Magazine
    Adam Platt on Acme; Robin Raisfeld and Rob Patronite on the Reuben TrendletPlus: Wylie Dufresne’s emu-egg-fondue recipe, and more from this week’s ‘New York.’
  31. Mediavore
    Acme Markets to Cut 800 More Jobs; Say Hello to South African Fried ChickenPlus: savoring every bite keeps French woman from getting fat; and people are still leery of genetically modified salmon, all in our morning news roundup.
  32. celebrity settings
    Anderson Cooper Has a Tense Brunch; Philip Glass Turns 75Plus: Drew Barrymore beats Coppola for a table, Zachary Quinto eats at ACME, and more, in our weekly roundup of celebrity dining.
  33. Photo Evidence
    A Look at the New AcmeAt last, we have some photos to show you.
  34. What to Eat
    Scope the New Acme’s Danish-y Menu From Mads Refslund of NomaThe New Nordic has hit New York.
  35. Rumors
    The New Acme Very Much Does Not Include a Dance ClubIt’s so about the food!
  36. Intimidation
    The New Acme Is All About the Art SceneA restaurant launch and work of art.
  37. Makeover
    Acme Is Almost Ours to Enjoy Again, But In a Better OutfitTeam Indochine prepares to open Acme’s doors.
  38. The Other Blogs
    Philebrity Tracks Philly’s Angriest PlacesSeems the City of Brotherly Love is actually teeming with a lot of anger.
  39. Mediavore
    Cinnaminson’s Acme Is Another Casualty of the Grocery War; As ProtestsPlus: Believe it or not, Rachel Zoe does eat; and rising food costs in India force citizens to cut discretionary spending, all in our morning news roundup.
  40. Mediavore
    Acme’s Unionized Workers Reject Buyout Bid; Everything That’sPlus Michelin stars lose prestige in the UK, and despite roast beef supposedly being the “next big thing,” Wendy’s/Arby’s group looks to unload Arby’s all in our morning news roundup.
  41. Mediavore
    Rendell Ponys Up $1M For Tatstykakes; Almond Milk Is More Popular Than EverPlus a Portland-based chocolatier revives a rare cacao bean, and forecasters predict a great year for restaurateurs, all in our morning news roundup.
  42. Mediavore
    Stock Watchers See Bimbo as a Potential Buyer For Troubled Tasty Baking Co.;Plus Acme plans to close five Philly area locations, and the just signed food-safety bill might cause prices to go up, all in our morning news roundup.
  43. Supermarkets
    Acme on Sale?The supermarket chain is rumored to be on the block
  44. Beef Recall
    Major Recall of Beef Sold at PA and NJ SupermarketsTrader Joe’s and Acme both sold the allegedly contaminated meats