Obama is a fan of the California-inspired cheeseburger at Upland, which tastes like an elevated version of In-N-Out with slices of avocado.
LINDEN, NJ – Leading fast-casual restaurant concept Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers announced today it has experienced significant development nationwide throughout the second and third quarters of 2021, including the opening of its first restaurants in New Jersey and Wisconsin. With these new locations, the rapidly-growing brand now has a presence in 34 states and is slated to continue expanding its footprint with a strong pipeline fueled by continued franchise development success. In addition to these milestone restaurant openings, Freddy’s has announced the recent signing of five development deals with new and existing franchisees to bring 30 units to key target markets across the U.S., including Texas, Louisiana, Indiana, North Dakota and the greater Chicagoland region.
National Cheeseburger Day marks the arrival of one of the most mouth-watering days of the year. Foodies across the nation will dedicate this Saturday to chowing down on tasty cheeseburgers. Luckily, this day can be enjoyed by anyone on a budget thanks to loads of awesome deals by several restaurants...
New York Post
Too many “experts” regard restaurants as optional to the larger economy. But right now, they’re the only economy we’ve got. A recent New York Times editorial moaned that elected officials “seemed more concerned about reopening bars and restaurants than safely reopening schools.”. Yet our zillion-strong cafes, bistros, brasseries, trattorias, steakhouses,...
New York Post
Most of the 15 Manhattan restaurants visited by undercover sleuths this week were not enforcing Mayor Bill de Blasio’s city-wide COVID-19 vaccine mandate for people dining inside, according to a new investigation. Only four of the 15 restaurants asked reporters for ID along with proof of vaccination before seating them...
A chicken sandwich eatery based in Fort Lee is planning to open a second New Jersey location. Lauren’s Chicken Burger announced it will open its next spot in Carlstadt. The fast-casual restaurant will be located at 430 Route 17 S. An exact opening date has yet to be announced. Guests...
La Rotissere, a tribute to French rotisserie, has opened in Flatiron. Whole roasted chicken, beef short rib and Muscovy duck are among the options, along with jumbo crab cakes and mussels in a Riesling broth. Desserts include the La Rotisserie apple tart. 30 E 20th St, New York, NY (212) 267-7426.
METUCHEN – An effort to recognize “the courageous men and women of the Metuchen Police Department” has led to a fundraising campaign surrounding National Thank a Police Officer Day, which falls this year on Sept. 18. Residents Richard Menziuso and Stu Segal are leading the effort to recognize the national...
A Hudson Valley pizzeria is responding to rumors that their food tastes differently after 40 years. For all the news that the Hudson Valley is sharing make sure to follow Hudson Valley Post on Facebook, download the Hudson Valley Post Mobile App and sign up for the Hudson Valley Post Newsletter.
NEW YORK -- Nestled between a laundromat and a pub in Astoria, Queens, you'll find a piece of Puerto Rico. "Puerto Rican food really feeds the heart and soul. You cook with so much love that you transcend [...] the food," said Derick Lopez, the executive chef and founder of The Freakin Rican restaurant.
Many companies have delayed their corporate workforce's return to the office, dealing another blow to struggling bars and restaurants in midtown New York City. In the second quarter, nearly a fifth of midtown office space was vacant, according to data from Cushman & Wakefield real estate services. Grant Greenspan, a...
Strap on your bibs and ring for waiter; SHRIMP AND BREAKFAST is coming to Union Hall for two nights only! On Friday night, you’ll enjoy an appetizer from the Shrimp Boys followed by an entree evening with Joy (Jessy Morner-Ritt) & special guests for Joy’s Bed and Breakfast. And the next night? The dish gets flipped, and Jessy opens up for an hour of brand new sketches from The Shrimp Boys! (That’s Wyatt Fair, David Brown, and Luke Taylor.) You won’t want to miss a morsel of these spectacular dining experiences. Order up!
There’s a new sushi spot coming to the Newport neighborhood of Jersey City early next year. According to Kura Sushi spokesperson Lauren Murakami, the location is set to open in the Spring of 2022. It will be inside the Newport Tower located at 525 Washington Boulevard, which is situated next to the Newport Light Rail and PATH station.
For the last few days, I have been hosting my grandparents. Their names are Marie & Bill DeMeo, but I call them ReRe and Poppy. They currently live in Florida but they grew up in Brooklyn, New York. Rere is 90 years old and Poppy is 93 years old. They are true legends and a perfect representation of how to succeed in "life".
As people head out to dine inside a restaurant in New York City, they’ll have to show proof of vaccination. While the majority of people are compliant, the process turned into a physical confrontation Thursday outside an Upper West Side restaurant.
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Mayor Bill de Blasio said that indoor restaurants, gyms, and entertainment facilities would demand evidence of immunization for employees and consumers. A new requirement for employees and visitors to indoor venues, the “Key to NYC Pass,” was unveiled by Mayor Bill de Blasio last month. Following a mayoral executive order and a health department directive, the policy will be introduced on August 16 and phased in over the next few months, with enforcement commencing on September 13. “I recognize that not everyone is going to agree with this,” de Blasio said during a virus briefing on Monday. Yet this will be a life-saving gesture for so many individuals, he says. A Covid-19 vaccination passport scheme, dubbed as “Key to NYC,” went into effect in New York City on Monday as part of the city’s reopening efforts.
Ehren Ryan was one of the lucky ones. His Common Lot restaurant in Millburn was one of the 3,086 New Jersey restaurants, bars and other eating establishments receiving a total of $913.5 million through the Small Business Administration’s Restaurant Revitalization Fund. The money helped him retain staff and pay the...
Fast-growing Medierranean food chain Mezeh Mediterranean Grill has opened another location in New York City. Cushman & Wakefield arranged a long-term lease for Mezeh at Rockpoint Group’s 1700 Broadway. Mezeh will occupy 1,400 s/f on the ground floor of the fully leased office building, adjacent to the lobby. Mezeh is expected to open Spring 2022.
Time Out Global
A new food hall cafe hybrid is bringing a Korean food tour to Brooklyn, all in one space. Afternoon, created by Group KFF, a New York-based Korean restaurant brand company, will offer several trendy Korean fast food spots in a new space in Williamsburg, at 148 N. 7th Street. Afternoon, which is truly the perfect stop for an indulgent mid-day snack, will house Jongro Rice Hotdog, Mochi Mochi Donut, Croffle Haus, EggLab and Brooklyn Roasting Company.