Monday Opening Report: Motorino, Dogmatic Sausage Certified Open, Via dei Mille Soft-Open

Dogmatic, now certified open

1) Flatiron/Union Square: The popular Dogmatic Sausage System cart in Bleecker Park has expanded to a new restaurant set to open today on E. 17th Street. No less than four readers have alerted us to the opening. Says one: "Dogmatic, the fancy hot dog place (I mean 'Gourmet Sausage System') is open on 17th just off of Union Square. Picked up a couple of sausages and iced yerba mate. They are still getting their service together, but the food is pretty darn good. It's a nice looking space, and definitely better than the sausage place that used to be there (Mandler's).". Status: Certified Open. 26 E. 17th Street; 212-414-0600. [Eater Inbox]

2) Soho: On Friday, Thrillist had word on the opening of Italian resto, Via dei Mille. They write: “A casually fancy, white-walled, chandeliered hall sporting a cozy marble bar, Mille's from the guy behind former UES hotspot Barbaluc and an acclaimed Italian chef who...credits all his skill to years (and years) of cookin' with grams..."Status: Soft-Open. Grand Opening Wednesday. 357 W. Broadway; 212-431-0080. [Thrillist]

3) Williamsburg: Thrillist also reports on the opening of the once plywooded Motorino, a new pizzeria they say has already opened in Billyburg. It’s BYOB for now but other details reveal: "a gargantuan wood-burning oven, Motorino's the unlikely debut from a Belgian-born, French-trained BLT Fish/Bouley vet: a Neapolitan pizza parlor right in the heart of a Red (Sauce) State. The extremely affordable pies range from traditional marinara, to broccolini/sausage/burrata, to mussel-topped, to fresh peas & speck (dried prosciutto that tastes distinctively of juniper..." Status: Certified Open. 319 Graham Avenue, Williamsburg; 718-599-8899. [Thrillist]

4) Greenwich Village: Last week, AHT reported on a plywooded Burger Creations, reporting it would open this week. The menu details are scarce but we’re guessing it will feature, um, burgers? According to phone calls, the joint will open on Wednesday. Status: Not Open. Opening Wednesday. 52 E. 8th Street; 212-539-1909. [AHT]For more stories from Eater, go to

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