Category Archives: Restaurants

Review: Taco Dive

Update September 4, 2019- The chicken and beef burritos are great. They are constructed (more…)

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El Vez still has the best chicken burrito anywhere

May 28, 2016- The lunch menu at the sit-down section of El Vez (not the burrito hut) has the best (more…)

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Review: 12A Buoy in Fort Pierce (Part 3)

Update July 28, 2019 (original version July 21)- by Steven E. Greer Last weekend, I started out heading back to Crawdaddy’s in Jensen Beach. It is a New Orleans (more…)

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Review: El Luchador in the Seaport is muy bueno

September 7, 2015- by Steven E. Greer With the bike path through The Battery now open finally, I Citi-Biked over to the Seaport. At the corner of John and South Streets (more…)

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Review: Jean-Georges’ Miami Matador and Market in the Edition Hotel

July 5, 2019- by Steven E. Greer, MD I was bored and decided to get a room in Miami for the July 4th weekend. The Edition Hotel has (more…)

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Review: Cosme

August 18, 2015- By Steven E. Greer After hearing multiple restaurant insiders rave about Cosme on 21st and Park Avenue, I went (more…)

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Review: Chuy’s Tex-Mex is as good as El Vez

June 16, 2017- by Steven E. Greer I tried out the Tex-Mex place in Easton called Chuy’s. It was opened about a year ago by a team from Texas. It’s pretty good and right (more…)

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Review: The Dos Toros burrito is respectable

Update December 2, 2015- I had them toast the burrito after it was wrapped in foil. It makes (more…)

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Jeff Zalaznick of Major Food Group discusses the new Parm coming to Brookfield

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Review: Starr’s Makoto in Bal Harbour

July 6, 2019- by Steven E. Greer Bal Harbour is a small town of 2000 people just North of Miami Beach. Because it controls its own (more…)

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Battery Place Market in Goldman Sachs

The Battery Place Market of south BPC has opened a smaller satellite store in the shop alley of (more…)

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The best Italian restaurant Downtown: Il Giglio

Chef/Owner Rolando Mendez gives us a tour of his Il Giglio restaurant that he started twenty (more…)

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Danny Meyer tours Shake Shack in Battery Park

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Interview with Ed Hogan of Brookfield Properties about retail leasing strategies

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Dear Chefs: Stop putting garlic on hamburgers

Update December 4, 2018- I went back to Hudson 29 (because I live only 100-yards away) and (more…)

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How Chick-fil-A makes their chicken patties

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Review: Monterey Fish House

February 13, 2018- by Steven E. Greer I am proud of myself. I can find good restaurants in new towns pretty well. I am on the Monterrey (more…)

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Le District’s pour-over coffee corner takes off

January 26, 2016- by Steven E. Greer The pour-over coffee section in Le District, which I think of as my own, is now catching on. They (more…)

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Review: Conchy Joe’s in Jensen Beach

July 21, 2019- by Steven Greer This place is so bad that Gordon Ramsey should feature it on his show Kitchen Nightmares. I had (more…)

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Review: Crawdaddy’s in Jensen Beach

June 23, 2019- by Steven E. Greer I drove east to the Atlantic Ocean last night to try out Crawdaddy’s N’awlin’s Café and Raw Bar on Jensen Beach. It was a fun (more…)

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