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John Fraser to Open Nix This Month With Wok and Tandoori Oven

City Guide New York February 16, 2016 0 Comments

The Dovetail chef is going all-vegetarian at this new restaurant. John Fraser’s new Union Square vegetarian restaurant is called Nix. The Dovetail chef is opening this new project with former Conde Naste editorial director James Truman, who gets the splashy profile treatment in this week’s Times dining section. Truman helped open Narcissa, where Fraser is also the chef. Chipotle founder/co-CEO Steve…

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The (Performance) Art of Dinner at Le Turtle

City Guide New York February 16, 2016 0 Comments

If you were planning on dining at the repository for beautiful people known as Le Turtle, a French spot that’s too cool to name itself after the actual French word for turtle (tortue), you might be inclined to browse the menu beforehand, online. Good luck with that. The restaurant’s website looks simple enough, black text on a pink background. Then…

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17 Secret LA Breakfast Burritos, Revealed

City Guide Los Angeles February 15, 2016 0 Comments

Sometimes the best burritos fly under the radar. We asked readers to tip us off to their favorite under-the-radar, locals-only sorta breakfast burrito spots, and boy did everyone deliver. From beachside surfer haunts to unheralded city diners, these are 17 of the best hidden breakfast burrito gems to look for the next time you’re in a morning rut. If you’d rather…

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Chef's Table at Brooklyn Fare Rumored to Be Moving to Manhattan

City Guide New York February 15, 2016 0 Comments

Is Brooklyn’s most acclaimed restaurant headed to Manhattan’s West Side? All signs point to yes. Cesar Ramirez’s Downtown Brooklyn tasting counter recently received four stars from Eater critic Ryan Sutton, along with three sparklers from Michelin and the New York Times before that. It’s one of the toughest reservations to acquire in America, and it’s arguably the most acclaimed restaurant in Brooklyn, ever.…

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