Last modified March 28, 2018 at 10:43 pm
Four years after its debut, Ken & Cook quietly called it quits. The Lower East Side nightspot, at the corner of the Bowery and Kenmare Street, closed for renovations during the holiday season. A winter remodeling that netted an ownership (and kitchen) shakeup. De Maria is the result, importing creative director Grace Lee and former Top Chef contestant Camille Becerra as […]
Last modified January 12, 2016 at 12:26 pm
Camille Becerra is back cooking on the Lower East Side this week. Now, that’s a name we’ve not heard in many years. Becerra just teamed up with newcomer cafe Henrie over on Forsyth Street. She’s the first in a guest chef program that kicks off tomorrow. Her residency – “Dragon Bowls + Broth” – will […]
Last modified December 28, 2010 at 10:00 pm
And the plot thickens over at 146 Orchard Street, where a mystery restaurant has been brewing for over five months running. Yesterday afternoon, a reader happened upon an interesting entourage scoping out the scene.
Last modified December 28, 2010 at 9:58 pm
In recent weeks, work has jump-started inside 146 Orchard Street. Doors are open on many days to reveal a halfway-complete interior. When we walked past yesterday morning, two workers were busy with decor – painting, hanging colorful wallpaper, etc. Both declined to comment on the venture, and said that a namesake is still unknown. Nevertheless, […]