<![CDATA[NBC New York - Food & Drink]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcnewyork.com/the-scene/food-drink http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/4NY_Horizontal.jpg NBC New York http://www.nbcnewyork.com en-us Tue, 26 May 2015 04:13:59 -0400 Tue, 26 May 2015 04:13:59 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Tex-Mex In The Big Apple]]> Mon, 18 May 2015 15:01:00 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/tex+mex+fever.png
There is a Tex-Mex fever hitting New York City, so native Texan Lilliana Vazquez puts three new spots to the test.]]>
<![CDATA[Asian Latin Mashups]]> Tue, 12 May 2015 15:37:55 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/212*120/asian+latin+hotspots.png
From Churros to Dim Sum, Lauren Scala checks out Manhattan's tastiest Asian Latin mashups.]]>
<![CDATA[Hudson Garden Grill]]> Fri, 15 May 2015 12:35:04 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/hudson+garden+grill.png
For the first time in its history, The New York Botanical Garden gets a full service restaurant.]]>
<![CDATA[Welcome to Rangerstown]]> Thu, 07 May 2015 11:32:49 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/212*120/rangerstown+ice.png
Resident Rangers fan Lauren Scala checks out the Rangerstown Shaved Ice Truck, hitting the streets for the 2015 playoffs.]]>
<![CDATA[The Nonne of Enoteca Maria]]> Wed, 06 May 2015 15:58:30 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/enoteca+maria.png
Joelle Garguilo heads to Staten Island to meet the famed Italian grandmothers of restaurant Enoteca Maria.]]>
<![CDATA[Sweet Cinco De Mayo]]> Thu, 30 Apr 2015 14:23:30 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/sweet+cinco+de+mayo.png
Lauren Scala celebrates Cinco de Mayo this year with three sweet tacos.]]>
<![CDATA[Dining at Citifield]]> Thu, 23 Apr 2015 15:48:19 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/211*120/citifield.png
With over 100 places to eat and drink at Citifield, it does hurt get some inside tips. Lauren Scala takes a tour and finds out what's not to miss at the ballpark.]]>
<![CDATA[Marcus Samuelsson & The Harlem EatUp! Festival]]> Tue, 21 Apr 2015 11:09:33 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/jacque+and+marcus.png
Jacque Reid heads to hotspot Streetbird to talk to Marcus Samuelsson, Chef and Co-Founder of the first ever Harlem EatUp! Festival.]]>
<![CDATA[Le District]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 18:52:48 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/le+district.png
Lilliana Vazquez takes you on a tour of Le District In Brookfield Place.]]>
<![CDATA[Peter's Clam Bar]]> Tue, 14 Apr 2015 10:05:35 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/peters+clam+bar.png
Joelle Garguilo sits down with Butch Yamali at Peter's clam bar in Island Park to help kick off their 75th season with a Lobster Grilled Cheese.]]>
<![CDATA[A Tour of Jersey City]]> Fri, 10 Apr 2015 14:07:15 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/jersey+city+raphael.png
Lauren Scala takes a tour of three Jersey City restaurants with resident and Meteorologist Raphael Miranda.]]>
<![CDATA[Streit's Matzo Leaves the Lower East Side]]> Fri, 03 Apr 2015 13:39:59 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/212*120/streits+motzo+factory.png
Streit's Matzo Factory has been a part of Manhattan's Lower East Side for over 100 years. Joelle Garguilo pays the family business a visit as they get ready to move their operations outside of the city.]]>
<![CDATA[Food & Wine's Best New Chefs 2015]]> Fri, 03 Apr 2015 15:20:42 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/3F2A0170.jpg
Food & Wine Magazine celebrates its collection of Best New Chefs of 2015 at the Edison Ballroom with chefs past and present.]]>
<![CDATA[City Kitchen: Times Square Food Market]]> Mon, 30 Mar 2015 13:50:22 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/212*120/city+kitchen+jpg.png
Lauren Scala explores City Kitchen, NYC's newest food market in Times Square.]]>
<![CDATA[Mad Men Dining Week]]> Mon, 23 Mar 2015 14:56:48 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/209*120/mad+men+dining+week.png
Lauren Scala heads to Sidecar at P.J. Clarke's for a preview of Mad Men Dining Week, a special restaurant week in honor of the show's final season.]]>
<![CDATA[Smashburger's New Spot]]> Fri, 20 Mar 2015 11:51:04 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/smashburger+new+location.png
Lauren Scala heads down to William Street in the financial district to check out Smashburger's third location in the city.]]>
<![CDATA[The World of Anthony Bourdain]]> Fri, 20 Mar 2015 12:41:40 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/anthony+bourdain.png
Lauren Scala catches up with Anthony Bourdain to chat about Parts Unknown Season 5, Bourdain Market, and his favorite place to eat in Jersey.]]>
<![CDATA[New York City's "Choice Eats"]]> Mon, 16 Mar 2015 14:51:55 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/206*120/pizza+meatball.png
Lauren Scala heads to the Village Voice's Choice Eats event to check out over fifty of the city's best restaurants under one roof.]]>
<![CDATA[Finding NYC's Oldest Bar]]> Tue, 10 Mar 2015 09:33:26 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/battle+of+the+bars.png
The debate over New York City's oldest bar has once again come to light. Lauren Scala heads to Neir's Tavern and McSorley's to get the scoop.]]>
<![CDATA[Oscar Party Snacks From Bon Appetit]]> Sun, 22 Feb 2015 13:26:03 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Screen+Shot+2015-02-20+at+2.37.44+PM.png
Joelle Garguilo heads to 1 World Trade Center for a peak into the Bon Appetit Test Kitchen, and some advice on putting together some Oscar party snacks.]]>
<![CDATA[Chinese New Year: Dim Sum]]> Wed, 18 Feb 2015 11:23:04 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/nom+wah+tea+parlor.png
Lauren Scala celebrates the Chinese New Year with a few of the best feasts and dim sum you can find.]]>
<![CDATA[Celebrating the Breakfast Pizza]]> Tue, 10 Feb 2015 15:16:28 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/211*120/breakfast+pizza.png
National Pizza Pie Day falls on February 9th, so to celebrate Joelle Garguilo tastes three of New York City's best breakfast pizza.]]>
<![CDATA[National Pie Day: Savory Edition]]> Fri, 23 Jan 2015 20:00:19 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/195*120/meat+pie.png
National Pie Day Falls January 23rd, so Lauren Scala decided to celebrate with three savory pies that will kill your winter chill in an instant.]]>
<![CDATA[Manhattan Milk Company]]> Thu, 08 Jan 2015 15:32:06 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/215*120/manhattan+milk.png
In honor of National Milk Day, Lauren Scala spends a day with the boys behind modern dairy delivery company Manhattan Milk.]]>
<![CDATA[The Palm Court at The Plaza]]> Thu, 08 Jan 2015 15:20:41 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/212*120/the+palm+court.png
Sara Gore gets an inside look at the newly renovated Palm Court at The Plaza Hotel with culinary director Geoffrey Zakarian.]]>
<![CDATA[Exotic Hot Chocolate]]> Tue, 23 Dec 2014 11:46:03 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/215*120/exotic+hot+chocolate.png
Lauren Scala meets up with Grub Street's Sierra Tishgart to discover a few hot chocolates with a secret weapon this winter season.]]>
<![CDATA[Gingerbread Fever]]> Thu, 18 Dec 2014 15:00:36 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/gingerbread+fever.png
With several beautiful gingerbread displays around the city Lauren Scala gets inspiration to create her own.]]>
<![CDATA[New Steakhouses]]> Mon, 15 Dec 2014 17:01:07 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/new+steakhouses.png
Whether it's a meat-centric restaurant or just a straight up steak house, Lauren Scala has three brand new options to satisfy your carnivore.]]>
<![CDATA[Hot Spots: Mexican Edition]]> Wed, 03 Dec 2014 14:56:42 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/fall+hot+spot+mexican.png
Two of fall's most talked about restaurants both happen to be inspired by the cuisine of Mexico. Lauren Scala investigates.]]>
<![CDATA[57 Street Eats]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 14:32:33 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/215*120/57th+street+eats.png
Lauren Scala explores some of the hottest places to grab a bite on 57th Street in midtown,]]>
<![CDATA[Chai Inspired Eats]]> Thu, 13 Nov 2014 14:54:05 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/chai+eats.png
One of our favorite cold weather drinks is a chai latte, so Joelle Garguilo found a few eats using the cozy drink for inspiration.]]>
<![CDATA[An Inside Look at Minton's & The Cecil]]> Tue, 11 Nov 2014 19:22:43 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/the+cecil.png
A year ago, Minton's & The Cecil on 118th Street opened and together have become spots for some of the best food and music in town. Jacque Reid meets with Restaurateur Alexander Smalls for a tour.]]>
<![CDATA[Gansevoort Market Opens]]> Tue, 04 Nov 2014 08:49:56 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/212*120/gansevoort+market.png
Gansevoort Market has 8,000 square feet and 19 vendors, with more to come. Lauren Scala heads to the Meatpacking District to check out the neighborhood's newest addition.]]>
<![CDATA[Pumpkin Dessert]]> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 20:16:52 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/pumpkin+cake.png
This time of year, pumpkin is everywhere so Joelle went looking for some of the city's most inventive desserts.]]>
<![CDATA[Birds & Bubbles: Fried Chicken & Champagne]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 18:27:57 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/birds+bubbles.png
Jacque Reid & Sara Gore visit one of the city's newest restaurants, Birds & Bubbles for a girls night out.]]>
<![CDATA[Previewing New York Magazine's "New York Taste"]]> Mon, 27 Oct 2014 16:35:21 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/new+york+taste.png
Lauren Scala meets up with NY Mag Culinary Editor Gillian Duffy to get a preview of their legendary event "New York Taste".]]>
<![CDATA[The Return Of The Rainbow Room]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:55:30 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/rainbow+room.png
New York City's iconic Rainbow Room reopens with as much glitz and glamor as ever.]]>
<![CDATA[Exploring West 8th Street]]> Tue, 14 Oct 2014 17:31:53 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/205*120/west+8th+street.png
Lauren Scala takes a walk down West 8th Street for a little history, and a lot of food.]]>
<![CDATA[Hot Pizza In The City]]> Mon, 06 Oct 2014 19:08:10 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/196*120/MARTA.png
Last year Trip Advisor released a survey placing New York City fourth for best pizza in the US. Lauren Scala finds three spots that prove the city deserves to be on top.]]>
<![CDATA[National Taco Day 2014]]> Tue, 04 Nov 2014 12:45:50 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/191*120/taco+day+traffic.png
Lauren Scala, New York Live's resident taco ambassador helps the city celebrate her favorite holiday.]]>
<![CDATA[Best Bloody Mary Brunches]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:14:44 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/209*120/bloody+mary+brunch.png
Lauren Scala checks out three spots for brunch in the city that are upping their Bloody Mary games.]]>
<![CDATA[Not Your Average Ice Cream Sandwich]]> Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:58:50 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/207*120/ice+cream+sandwiches.png
Lauren Scala investigates three ice cream sandwiches that knock the socks off your favorite childhood treat.]]>
<![CDATA[Pat LaFrieda on Mafia in the Meat Business]]> Thu, 11 Sep 2014 10:52:42 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/212*120/meat+and+the+mafia.png
Meat Purveyor Pat LaFrieda recalls a story about dealing with the mafia in the meat business.]]>
<![CDATA[National Sandwich Month]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 10:37:51 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/best+sandwiches.jpg
Joelle Garguilo celebrates National Sandwich Month with some of New York City's best sandwiches.]]>
<![CDATA[Julie Bowen on the Emmys Red Carpet]]> Thu, 28 Aug 2014 11:12:32 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/julie+bowen.png
Actress Julie Bowen talks to Sara Gore about her nomination.]]>
<![CDATA[National Waffle Day]]> Mon, 25 Aug 2014 11:16:39 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/national+waffle+day.png
Joelle Garguilo celebrates the waffle by checking out two places getting creative with the breakfast treat.]]>
<![CDATA[Top 10 New U.S. Eateries]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 09:12:26 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/Bon+Appetit%27s+Hot+10.png
Joelle Garguilo sits down with Bon App├ętit's restaurant editor Andrew Knowlton to talk about his lineup of best new restaurants in America.]]>
<![CDATA[The Best of City Island]]> Tue, 19 Aug 2014 08:18:32 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/215*120/City+Island.png
Lauren Scala visits the Bronx's City Island for a little pop culture and summer seafood.]]>
<![CDATA[Shaved Ice Around Town]]> Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:36:08 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/shaved+ice.jpg
Lilliana Vazquez checks out three original shaved ice treats to celebrate summer with in the city.]]>
<![CDATA[Diners Must Sign Waiver Before Eating Burger]]> Tue, 12 Aug 2014 14:15:45 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/kpnx-ghost-burger.jpg
08/11/14: Hopdoddy Burger Bar in Scottsdale, Arizona claims they're home to the world's spiciest hamburger. Reporter Gia Vang from NBC station KPNX reports.]]>