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‘You Can Dine Somewhere Else’: Restaurateur Danny Meyer Says He’ll Turn Away Unvaccinated Diners

Danny Meyer has joined a growing list of restaurateurs and bar owners across the country who are taking action to stem the spread of Covid-19. The New York-based restauranteur behind Union Square Hospitality Group (USHG) has announced all customers and employees must provide proof of vaccination to enter his 18 venues. That includes such New York restaurants as The Modern, Manhatta and Gramercy Tavern, along with Anchovy Social and Maialino Mare in D.C.
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Bergen County, NJPosted by
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'The Fireplace' Closing After 65 Years

Bergen County burger icon "The Fireplace" is closing Friday, July 30 after 65 years in business. The Route 17 north establishment made the announcement Thursday on social media. "Over the past months, we have had an increasingly difficult time covering the costs of running our restaurant," the Facebook post reads.
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Celebrity Sommelier charged with arson by setting nearby restaurants’ outdoor dining structures on fire

A celebrated New York City sommelier has been charged and arrested on two felony accounts of arson for allegedly setting outdoor dining sheds ablaze. Ganzer, who was once named a Food & Wine Magazine “sommelier of the year,” is a partner at the popular La Compagnie des Vins Surnaturels wine bar on the Lower East Side, making his misdeeds all the more unsettling: Surveillance footage captured the Ganzer lighting at least two other Downtown restaurants’ sidewalk dining structures on fire this past year. It’s unclear what Ganzer’s motives were for starting the fires, though some outlets report that Ganzer targeted “rival restaurants.”
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With Three New Cafes Riverdale, Bronx Is Finally An Up And Coming Neighborhood

If you believe that three events create a trend, then Riverdale is suddenly looking more like an up and coming neighborhood of the Bronx. This quiet, leafy neighborhood just north of Manhattan was known more for the place where your grandmother lived for many years. While it's a safe, friendly area with several parks close to Manhattan, the "uncool" nature of the area has meant inexpensive real estate values compared to nearby Manhattan and West Chester.
Livingston, NJNew Jersey Monthly

A Livingston Coffee Shop with a Diner Feel

Coffee shop with a diner feel and a collage of celeb posters—from Audrey Hepburn to the Kennedys to Rocky Balboa. Healthy breakfast and lunch favorites range from avocado toast and açai bowls to omelettes, bagels, waffles and more. Limited indoor and outdoor seating. THE SCOOP. The mom-and-pop shop was founded...
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Is This The World’s Best Mac & Cheese?

New York City is the capital of places saying that they have the “World’s Best” of everything. Pizza, hot dogs, bagels, Chinese food are all better in New York. Even the tap water is wonderful. So I was pleasantly surprised to accidentally show up at the place that serves the...
Bergen County,

Bergen Eateries Named as Spots to Celebrate Special Occasions

OpenTable has shared a list featuring Where to Celebrate Special Occasions at Philadelphia and New Jersey Restaurants (Read Full Post). While “Neighboring states of New Jersey and Pennsylvania have a lot to offer”, the article argues that they are “underrated” as restaurant towns. Among the fifteen places that made the compilation, three were located in Bergen County.