<![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 Fri, 09 Oct 2015 06:28:55 -0400 Fri, 09 Oct 2015 06:28:55 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Pugsley Pizza In The Bronx]]> Wed, 23 Sep 2015 14:23:02 -0400 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 15:33:54 -0400 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 16:18:37 -0400 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 14:12:29 -0400 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 14:46:40 -0400 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 13:33:10 -0400 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 09:45:24 -0400 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 14:27:23 -0400 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 16:15:11 -0400 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 09:47:37 -0400 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 09:06:10 -0400 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 12:58:06 -0400 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 12:59:01 -0400 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 15:19:47 -0400 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 13:54:29 -0400 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 18:36:33 -0400 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 11:16:40 -0400 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 19:05:01 -0400 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 14:09:16 -0400 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 15:31:40 -0400 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 15:06:23 -0400 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 14:28:58 -0400 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 23:29:01 -0400 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 19:28:24 -0400 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 12:01:00 -0400 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 20:14:27 -0400 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 13:57:32 -0400 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 13:59:15 -0400 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 09:16:37 -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[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, 28 May 2015 08:12:29 -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]]> Wed, 27 May 2015 09:11:23 -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[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.]]>