New York City Council Mulling Bill That Would Allow Restaurant Surcharges To Continue After Pandemic EndsDuring the pandemic you may have noticed an extra service fee added on to your restaurant bill. Those surcharges could be here to stay.
COVID Progress: New York Restaurants Can Now Serve Just Alcoholic Drinks, No More Food Order RequirementSome executive orders that have been in place since the peak of the coronavirus pandemic are being repealed by the state. That includes the midnight curfews.
Road To Reopening: NYC And N.J. Restaurants To Increase Indoor Dining Capacity To 50% Starting March 19More needed relief is coming to New York City and New Jersey restaurant owners.
COVID 1 Year: Unemployment Forced Many In Our Area To Reinvent Themselves, And Gain Perspective Along The WayThe pandemic-fueled economic crisis has forced many people to face tough new realities. Some industries have barely survived, but others have found a way to thrive.
NYC Restaurant Owners Relieved They'll Be Able To Welcome Patrons Inside At 25% Capacity On FridayOn the eve of indoor dining reopening with limited capacity in New York City, restaurant owners were excited, but said it's going to take more than that to keep them open for the long haul.
Gov. Cuomo: Plan Coming To Allow Indoor Dining In New York City To Resume At 25%There is new hope for beleaguered New York City eateries.
NYS Comptroller Audit: Up To 50% Of NYC Bars And Restaurants Could Close Permanently In Next 6 MonthsIt's a harsh reality. The coronavirus pandemic is doing a number on local economies.
Dining Pods So Close To Traffic In New York City Cause Concerns About Safely Eating OutsideOutdoor dining pods from Forest Hills to Brooklyn have increased business for restaurants, but they also come with some safety concerns after multiple accidents involving cars and diners.
New York City Council Approves Optional 10% Restaurant Surcharge FeeThere is some relief coming for New York City restaurants struggling during the coronavirus pandemic.
Restaurant Owners In NYC Perplexed Eateries In New Jersey Will Soon Have Indoor Dining, But They Still CannotWith New Jersey restaurants getting ready for indoor dining, many New York City restaurant owners want to know why they can't do the same.
Coronavirus Impact: Mayor De Blasio Says At This Point There Is No Plan To Allow Indoor Dining Any Time SoonReopening phases have come and gone, but as for dining at New York City restaurants, it remains outdoor only. So what is the plan when the seasons change and the temperatures drop?
Coronavirus Impact: Survey Of 500 New York City Restaurants Reveals 83% Could Not Pay Full Rent In JulyMelba's in Harlem looked busy on Monday, and it was. But owner Melba Wilson said looks can be deceiving when it comes to profits right now.
From Oysters To Octopus, These 4 Fresh New York Seafood Spots Have You CoveredNothing beats seafood—and if you're in the mood to enjoy briny delights in New York City, we've found a lineup of places that will excite your appetite. Here are the newest places to check out the next time you're in the mood for seafood.
Avocados Steal The Show On Menus Across New York CityMove over, guacamole. It’s time for your star ingredient to shine. The avocado is taking center stage on the menus at multiple restaurants across New York City.
Google To Show Wait Times At Local RestaurantsDiners will soon have a new tool to balance hunger and patience when Google adds a new feature to help dodge long wait times at popular New York restaurants.