<![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 Wed, 25 Nov 2015 01:18:15 -0500 Wed, 25 Nov 2015 01:18:15 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Panda Express And The Original Orange Chicken]]> Fri, 20 Nov 2015 16:05:17 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/PANDA+EXPRESS.png
Panda Express opens their first storefront in Manhattan with their signature orange chicken. Lauren Scala gets a sneak peak.]]>
<![CDATA[Thanksgiving Mashups]]> Tue, 17 Nov 2015 14:05:00 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/thanksgiving+mashups.png
Joelle Garguilo discovers a few spots getting creative with Thanksgiving flavors.]]>
<![CDATA[Vegan Dining Around Town]]> Thu, 12 Nov 2015 14:49:35 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/vegan+dining.png
Lauren Scala finds "the best mushroom she's ever had", among a few eateries featuring Vegan cuisine around town.]]>
<![CDATA[Halloween Tricks at Georgetown Cupcake]]> Fri, 30 Oct 2015 14:04:38 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/georgetown+cupcake.png
Lauren Scala heads to Georgetown Cupcake in SoHo to get some cupcake tricks and tips from founders Sophie and Katherine.]]>
<![CDATA[Time Out New York's "100 Best Dishes"]]> Tue, 27 Oct 2015 16:18:13 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/time+out+new+york+2015.png
Time Out New York releases their annual "100 Best Dishes" issue, and Sara Gore gets a preview.]]>
<![CDATA[New York Magazine's "New York Taste" 2015]]> Mon, 26 Oct 2015 20:30:59 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/ny+taste.png
Lauren Scala meets up with Culinary Editor Gillian Duffy to get a preview of this year's "New York Taste" event, happening on November 10th. Visit nymag.com/taste for tickets and more information.]]>
<![CDATA[Celebrating 30th Anniversaries in NYC]]> Thu, 22 Oct 2015 14:22:48 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/30th+anniversaries.png
Two famed restaurants, Union Square Cafe and Indochine, are celebrating their 30th Anniversary in New York City this year. Lauren Scala stops by for a toast.]]>
<![CDATA[2015 NYCWFF Thrillist's BBQ & The Blues]]> Mon, 19 Oct 2015 13:55:01 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/215*120/thrillist+bbq.png
Lauren Scala heads to the NYCWFF to chow down at Thrillist's BBQ and The Blues hosted by Adam Richman.]]>
<![CDATA[Fall Hot Spots: Bushwick Edition]]> Thu, 15 Oct 2015 10:40:57 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/bushwick+restaurants.png
Many of the season's best new restaurants happen to be in Bushwick, Brooklyn. Lauren Scala explores three of them.]]>
<![CDATA[Mad Sq Eats]]> Mon, 12 Oct 2015 09:50:50 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/MAD+SQ+EATS.png
Raina Seitel heads to the flatiron district to check out this fall's Mad Sq Eats by Urban Space, which closes October 1st. Visit urbanspacenyc.com for more year round food markets.]]>
<![CDATA[Pugsley Pizza In The Bronx]]> Wed, 23 Sep 2015 13:23:02 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/pugsley+pizza+bronx.png
Fordham alum Lauren Scala heads back to the Bronx to visit Pugsley Pizza.]]>
<![CDATA[New York Live Pizza Week: The Famous Frank Pepe's]]> Fri, 18 Sep 2015 14:33:54 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/famous+frank+pepes.png
Lauren Scala heads up to New Haven, CT to check out the famous Frank Pepe Pizzeria Napoletana.]]>
<![CDATA[New York Live Pizza Week: LI Viewer Favorites]]> Thu, 17 Sep 2015 15:18:37 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/lauren+at+umbertos.png
Three of our top viewer picks also happen to be near and dear to Long Island native Lauren Scala.]]>
<![CDATA[New York Live Pizza Week: A Tour of Brooklyn]]> Tue, 15 Sep 2015 13:12:29 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/SCOTT+LAUREN+LAUGHING.png
Scott Wiener of Scott's Pizza Tours takes Lauren Scala to some of Brooklyn's most famous pizzerias.]]>
<![CDATA[New York Live Pizza Week: America's First Pizzeria]]> Mon, 14 Sep 2015 13:46:40 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/lombardi%27s+americas+first+pizzeria.png
New York Live Pizza Week kicks off as Lauren Scala heads to America's First Pizzeria, Lombardi's on Spring & Mott Streets in New York City.]]>
<![CDATA[Celebrating Biscuits in Astoria]]> Wed, 09 Sep 2015 12:33:10 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/215*120/burnside+biscuits.png
Raina Seitel visits three of the latest and greatest spots to grab biscuits in Astoria, Queens.]]>
<![CDATA[Bon Appétit's Best New Restaurants in America]]> Tue, 01 Sep 2015 08:45:24 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/bon+app+semilla.png
Lauren Scala meets up with Restaurant & Drinks Editor Andrew Knowlton for the dish on Bon Appétit's Best New Restaurants in America.]]>
<![CDATA[The Triumphant Return of B and H Dairy]]> Fri, 21 Aug 2015 13:27:23 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/RAINA+AT+B+AND+H.png
East Village restaurant B and H Dairy re-opens five months after the nearby gas explosion. Raina Seitel heads downtown to check it out.]]>
<![CDATA[Time Out New York's Battle of The Burger]]> Thu, 20 Aug 2015 15:15:11 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/197*120/battle+of+the+burger.png
Lauren Scala takes New York Live to Time Out New York's Battle of the Burger to see which of the reader's top 20 deserves the win.]]>
<![CDATA[Summer Seafood Fix]]> Tue, 11 Aug 2015 08:47:37 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/seamores+seafood.png
Lauren Scala checks out two buzz worthy spots to get your seafood fix this summer: Lolo's Seafood Shack & Seamore's.]]>
<![CDATA[S'More Celebration]]> Tue, 11 Aug 2015 08:06:10 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/210*120/10below+smores.png
In honor of National S'Mores Day on August 10th, Lauren Scala checks out three desserts doing justice to the classic treat.]]>
<![CDATA[City Picnic Rain or Shine]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 11:58:06 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/rain+or+shine+picnics.png
Lauren Scala has two creative options for having a picnic whether the forecast calls for rain or shine.]]>
<![CDATA[Summer At The Seaport: What's New]]> Wed, 22 Jul 2015 11:59:01 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/212*120/south+street+seaport.png
Lauren Scala heads down to the South Street Seaport to check out what's new for the summer.]]>
<![CDATA[The Smorgasbird & The ChickenShack]]> Thu, 16 Jul 2015 14:19:47 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/215*120/smorgasbird.png
Blue Ribbon Fried Chicken's Smorgasbird, and Shake Shack's ChickenShack are two fried chicken sandwiches you do not want to miss. Lauren Scala gets the details on their summer run.]]>
<![CDATA[Summer Picnic at Saveur]]> Thu, 09 Jul 2015 12:54:29 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/saveur+summer+picnic.png
Sara Gore heads up to the Saveur test kitchen for some summer picnic inspiration from food editor Ben Mims.]]>
<![CDATA[Brand New Beer Gardens]]> Wed, 08 Jul 2015 17:36:33 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/070815-NYL-LAUREN_BEER_GARDENS_WEB-LXTV_WEB_Setting_2012_1200x675_480337475720.jpg
Lauren Scala checks out two Beer Gardens new to the city this summer: At The Chester & Tavern On The Green.]]>
<![CDATA[Summer Cooking at Root & Bone]]> Fri, 26 Jun 2015 10:16:40 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/root+and+bone.png
Sara Gore meets up with former Top Chef contestants Janine Booth and Jeff McInnis for some summer corn cooking inspiration at their restaurant Root & Bone.]]>
<![CDATA[Egg Sandwich Heaven]]> Fri, 19 Jun 2015 18:05:01 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/egg+shop+sandwich.png
Joelle Garguilo visits BEC and Egg Shop, two locations giving the classic egg sandwich some special treatment.]]>
<![CDATA[Welcome Back Rooftop Season]]> Mon, 15 Jun 2015 13:09:16 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/211*120/welcome+back+rooftop.png
Lauren Scala checks out three rooftops celebrating their first summer season in New York.]]>
<![CDATA[New York Live Diner Week: American Diner Revival]]> Fri, 12 Jun 2015 14:31:40 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/212*120/american+diner+revival.png
Lauren Scala finishes off Diner Week with a trip to the iconic Empire Diner to get the scoop on Food Network's American Diner Revival from hosts Amanda Freitag & Ty Pennington.]]>
<![CDATA[New York Live Diner Week: This Kid Loves Butter]]> Wed, 10 Jun 2015 14:06:23 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/061015-NYL-DINER_WEEK_THIS_KID_LOVES_BUTTER-LXTV_WEB_Setting_2012_1200x675_461531715634.jpg
Sara Gore's son Griffin makes the cutest cameo on New York Live yet, but can't keep his hands off the butter at Lexington Candy Shop.]]>
<![CDATA[New York Live Diner Week: Lexington Candy Shop]]> Wed, 10 Jun 2015 13:28:58 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/lexington+candy+shop.png
After 90 years on the Upper East Side, Lexington Candy Shop is the only Luncheonette of its kind left in New York City. Sara Gore heads uptown for a visit.]]>
<![CDATA[New York Live Diner Week: Jackson Hole]]> Tue, 09 Jun 2015 22:29:01 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/jackson+hole+airline+diner.png
Diner Week continues as Joelle Garguilo makes a stop at the famous Airline Diner of Goodfellas, locally known as Jackson Hole.]]>
<![CDATA[New York Live Diner Week: The Summit Diner]]> Mon, 08 Jun 2015 18:28:24 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/215*120/summit+diner.png
To kick off Diner Week, Lauren Scala heads to diner capital of the world New Jersey, to visit the state's oldest diner, the Summit Diner.]]>
<![CDATA[Dominique Ansel Kitchen]]> Thu, 04 Jun 2015 11:01:00 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/dominique+ansel+kitchen.png
Lauren Scala heads to Dominique Ansel's newest and most inventive bakery yet.]]>
<![CDATA[New Taste of The Upper West Side]]> Mon, 01 Jun 2015 19:14:27 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/229*120/Screen+Shot+2015-06-01+at+8.13.47+PM.png
Food Network personalities Anne Burrell and Marc Murphy hosted the "Best of the West" at the 8th Annual New Taste of the Upper West Side as NBC 4 New York's Lauren Scala emceed.]]>
<![CDATA[Pier A Harbor House]]> Fri, 29 May 2015 12:57:32 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/pier+a+harbor+house.png
Pier A is open to the public for the first time in 128 years as a food and beverage destination. Lauren Scala gets a guide to the historic harbor house.]]>
<![CDATA[Dining With Nacho Figueras]]> Fri, 29 May 2015 12:59:15 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/207*120/dining+with+nacho+figueras.png
As the 8th Annual Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic returns, Lauren Scala meets up with Polo star Nacho Figueras.]]>
<![CDATA[City Kitchen: Times Square Food Market]]> Wed, 27 May 2015 08:16:37 -0500 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[Tex-Mex In The Big Apple]]> Mon, 18 May 2015 14:01:00 -0500 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 14:37:55 -0500 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 11:35:04 -0500 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 10:32:49 -0500 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 14:58:30 -0500 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 13:23:30 -0500 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, 28 May 2015 07:12:29 -0500 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 10:09:33 -0500 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]]> Wed, 27 May 2015 08:11:23 -0500 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 09:05:35 -0500 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 13:07:15 -0500 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.]]>