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East Village

  1. the grub street diet
    Jeremiah Moss Wishes Arturo’s Would Open Earlier“I feel like I’m betraying myself somehow when I eat nice food.”
  2. what to eat
    The Red-Sauce Joint That Even a Vegan Can LoveJohn’s of 12th Street has offered a meatless menu for years, but please don’t call it “plant-based.”
  3. restaurant review
    Nudibranch Displays an Accomplished Sense of Personal StyleSoba and so much more.
  4. underground gourmet quick bite
    Little Myanmar’s Burmese Pancake Is Street Food Worth Sitting Down ForThe new restaurant brings Burmese cuisine back to the East Village.
  5. little ukraine
    A Journey Down the Borscht RiverEating my way through my ancestors’ food, again and again and again.
  6. the year i ate new york
    I Found a Chicken Sandwich That Can Still Draw a CrowdAnd now I can’t stop thinking about when I’ll eat it again.
  7. reopening
    How the Mermaid Inn Weathered the PandemicAt one point, it looked like COVID-19 might decimate the mom-and-pop restaurant group. Instead, incredibly, it’s in expansion mode.
  8. the underground gourmet
    Vegan Birria Tacos From a Former Dirt Candy Cook in the East VillageAt Raíz, the birria is made with jackfruit and the churros are sparking heated debate.
  9. alphabet city
    What New York Will Lose If Casa Adela ClosesThe Loisaida favorite is facing a rent hike.
  10. restaurant review
    Restaurant Review: Down Home and Meat Free at CadenceChef Shenarri Freeman channels the spirit of soul food using only plants (and Beyond Meat).
  11. encounter
    Talking (And Shopping) With Superiority Burger’s Brooks HeadleyAs he prepares to expand his deceptively ambitious, Greenmarket-fueled veggie-burger joint.
  12. the dish
    Cadence’s Southern-Fried Lasagna Is a Vegan Masterpiece“I’m really proud of this dish,” says executive chef Shenarri Freeman. “It’s innovative and futuristic.”
  13. underground gourmet quick bite
    7th Street Burger Has One of the Best New Burgers in TownSubstitutions, customizations, and special requests are not encouraged.
  14. moves
    Brooks Headley’s Superiority Burger Is Relocating to the Old Odessa Diner Space“It’s always been my dream space.”
  15. restaurant review
    CheLi Is an East Village Mecca For Shanghainese Fare Both Ancient and Modern“This place is authentic, Dad.”
  16. taste test
    The Impossible Fantasy of the Perfect Mozzarella StickThe bar-food favorite is the speciality of the house at Big Stick Willy’s.
  17. first taste
    Don’t Call Yellow Rose Tex-MexAt the new East Village canteen, the vegan queso rivals the beef chili.
  18. openings
    Yellow Rose Is Two Texans’ Love Letter to Their Home StateA popular pop-up goes brick-and-mortar with vegan queso, cookie plates, and breakfast tacos.
  19. parties
    A Haitian Halloween, in the East VillageAdá Supper Club aims to celebrate Black traditions.
  20. interviews
    He Fed the East Village for 14 Years. Now He’s Wondering What’s Next.“I love my people, and my people love me.”
  21. closings
    It’s a Hub for Indonesian Culture in New York. Next Week It Will Be Gone.The city will be a less eclectic place when Bali Kitchen closes its doors.
  22. closings
    Good-bye to B-Side, a Necessary Waypoint for DegeneratesRegulars took their last drinks just before 8 p.m. on Monday.
  23. openings
    Mokyo Is an Affordable, Appealing New Spot for Korean Small PlatesChef Kyungmin Kay Hyun’s menu pulls inspiration from Peru, Spain, China, and more.
  24. nightlife
    Kava, and a Cast of Classic New YorkersFor many kava lovers, it’s the community — not just the Pacific Islands elixir — that keeps them coming back.
  25. openings
    A New Bakery Specializes in Perfect Versions of Classic American DessertsYou’ll find custom cakes, from-scratch Oreos, and plenty of cookies at Red Gate in the East Village.
  26. worst of new york
    ’Twas Another Horrible SantaCon in NYCWith the exception of a surprise Gucci Mane appearance.
  27. the underground gourmet review
    Dua Kafe is an East Village Hub of Albanian Comfort Food and CultureYou might even run into a Kosovar crooner or two.
  28. coming soon
    Manhattan’s Newest Trader Joe’s Finally Gets an Official Address432 East 14th Street to be exact.
  29. reopenings
    The Cabin Was the Best Secret Bar of 2009 — Now It’s Back“Best thing about Cabin is you never talk about Cabin.”
  30. underground gourmet quick bite
    Cult Coffee Shop Abraço Is Now a Nimble Little Vermouth and Cocktail Bar to BootThe bustling East Village social center has added evening hours, tasty new nighttime snacks, and some juicy wine on tap.
  31. cool places
    A Noodle Shop That Strives for Authenticity by Breaking With Tradition“We wanted to make a more creative version, and we add our own little twists to fit the New Yorker’s palate.”
  32. the dish
    Mister Paradise’s Apple-Pie Hot Pocket Is No JokeIt was partly inspired by another nostalgia-inducing fast-food archetype, the deep-fried classic chez Mickey D.
  33. first taste
    A New Vietnamese Beef Feast Demands a CrowdAdam Platt checks in on an East Village newcomer.
  34. openings
    Rhode Island-Style Grilled Pizza Lands in the East Village This WeekAt Violet, the team behind Emily pulls inspiration from Providence’s fabled Al Forno restaurant.
  35. closings
    Good-bye to Cucina di Pesce, a Relic of a Kinder, More Generous New YorkA rent hike forced the East Village staple to close its doors for good.
  36. restaurant review
    Hunan Slurp Is About Much More Than NoodlesThe Chinese food scene has never been better, and this elegant restaurant in the East Village is the latest reason why.
  37. cheap eats 2018
    A Guide to the East Village’s Booming ‘Chinatown North’Charting the neighborhood’s Yunnanese, Hunanese, and more.
  38. openings
    The Great Staten Island Pizzeria Joe & Pat’s Has Finally Arrived in ManhattanThe family-run shop has been churning out its patented thin-crust pies since 1960.
  39. Don’t Sleep on This Fantastic, Totally Unique PhoSee exactly what makes Hanoi House’s noodle soup so special.
  40. bans
    Bar That Banned ‘Literally’ Now Getting Figuratively Bashed by CriticsThe vast majority use the prohibited L-word.
  41. Meet the First ‘Customers’ at Manhattan’s Brand-new Dog CaféPUPPIES!!!!
  42. openings
    New York’s First Dog Café Is Set to Open Next WeekBoris & Horton is on track to debut in the East Village in mid-January.
  43. stinky cheese
    Abandoned Cheese Shop Reportedly Starting to Stink Up Entire Manhattan BlockEast Village Cheese closed without explanation two weeks ago.
  44. openings
    A New NYC Tea Bar Specializes in Rare Oolong and Matcha BeerAt 29B, specialty teas and inventive cocktails are the main draws.
  45. closings
    East Village Music Mecca HiFi Bar Will CloseIts last day is October 29.
  46. the chain gang
    The East Village’s Shake Shack Will Take Orders on Cashless KiosksCustomers will use a touchscreen or their cell phones to order and pay.
  47. closings
    East Village Favorite Café Orlin Will Close Next MonthThe brunch spot’s popularity has never waned during its 36-year run.
  48. the dish
    This East Village Rice Noodle Shop Has Your New Hangover CureYuan’s Guilin mi fen is satisfying and sharp, with 15 spices. The exact blend is secret — “like Coke,” says owner Jacob Ding.
  49. A Shop Devoted to Cream Cheese Will Open in the East Village This WeekBecky’s Bites promises to be nothing less than a celebration of the possibilities of cream cheese.
  50. bark
    A Puppy Café Is Opening in the East VillageIt will be a BYOD situation at the dog-friendly Boris & Horton.
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