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  1. What Would Siddhartha Drink?
    Isa Now Hosting Buddhism-Inspired Cocktail TastingsMindful drinking, now in Williamsburg.
  2. Leftovers
    Isa Launches Lunch Service; Verso Officially ReopensPlus: Foragers City Table hosts a special dinner, and more, in today’s leftovers
  3. Phoenixes
    Post-Isa, Alums Spread Wings and Soar, Some Like WhirlybirdsThree chefs who left Isa en masse last month have moved on.
  4. Reopenings
    Isa Is Back Open: Behold the New MenuIt’s simpler and more Italian-leaning.
  5. Quote of the Day
    Food Writers Are Crushed About Anderson, But Equally Upset About IsaFoodies are blue.
  6. Menu Changes
    Taavo Somer: Isa’s New Menu Will Be More Casual, Geared Toward GrillingChef Igancio Mattos is out and Taavo Somer is overhauling the menu.
  7. Gone Fishin’
    Isa’s Entire Kitchen Staff Is Out, Revamp Unclear [Updated]Taavo turns Isa upside down.
  8. Leftovers
    Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf Opening on UES; 7-Eleven Planning 100-Plus NYC StoresPlus: Mile End cookbook details, lobster-roll dog biscuits, and more of today’s leftovers.
  9. In the Magazine
    Adam Platt on Isa and Il Buco Alimentari e Vineria; Foodie-ism As Youth CulturePlus: rating the various “crack” foods, and more, in this week’s ‘New York.’
  10. The Other Critics
    Cuozzo Taunts Restaurants That Didn’t Heed His Bad Reviews; Sutton FindsPlus: Shockey on Caffe Storico, Oliver Strand on Caffe Bene, and more of this week’s critical reviews.
  11. Menu Changes
    Isa Launching ‘Brunch-Craft’ This WeekendThere will probably be food. There will definitely be craft projects.
  12. Mikey Doesn’t Like It
    Isa Drops Meal Deal Offers After Michael Bauer DebacleThey’re really very sorry.
  13. The Other Critics
    The Staff at Isa Really Blows It for Bauer’s Update Review; Unterman Eats
  14. Neighborhood Watch
    New Noodles in the EV; Isa Gets a Liquor LicensePlus: Felice launches aperitivo hour, Huckleberry Bar hosts a mac-and-cheese-off, and more, in our daily roundup of neighborhood news.
  15. Donezo
    Taavo Somer Says Peace Out, New YorkThe city is scruffy and untucked because of him, but he’s bored by it.
  16. Openings
    Isa Looks Pretty Lumberjack-y, After AllTaavo Somer’s Williamsburg restaurant has quietly opened.
  17. Neighborhood Watch
    Free Pig Roast at Bubby’s Brooklyn; Dinner on Hotel Chantelle’sPlus: Danish food hits Tribeca, Bathtub Gin heads to Chelsea, and more, in our daily roundup of neighborhood news.
  18. The Food Chain
    Noboru Inoue Loves the Vegetable Appetizers at Kappou GomiThe chef at Ino Sushi loves the unique cold vegetable dishes at Kappou Gomi in S.F.’s Outer Richmond.
  19. The Food Chain
    Luke Sung Gobbles Up the Monkfish Liver Sushi at InoOne San Francisco chef turns to another for sushi.
  20. The Food Chain
    Terry Chan Can’t Get Enough of the Potato-Wrapped Sea Bass at IsaThis week’s food chain takes us across San Francisco to longtime Marina favorite, Isa.
  21. Openings
    Prime Rib Shabu gets you Stuffed in the RichmondNew Shabu joint gives you all the prime rib you can boil.