A mainstay for Broadway fans is back. The iconic restaurant Joe Allen reopened Wednesday; CBS2's Thalia Perez reports.
Broadway Mainstay Joe Allen ReopensA mainstay for Broadway fans is back. The iconic restaurant Joe Allen reopened Wednesday; CBS2's Thalia Perez reports.
Newark, N.J. Holding Its First Restaurant WeekMore than 60 restaurants are offering special deals with fixed price lunch and dinner menus.
Garden City Restaurant Owners Pushing Back Against Orders To Remove Outdoor Dining Structures: ‘It’s Illogical’There's a showdown over outdoor dining on Long Island. Some restaurants in the village of Garden City are facing orders to remove structures put up at the start of the pandemic. Owners and customers say the timing couldn't be worse with COVID numbers surging; CBS2's Carolyn Gusoff reports.
Not All Restaurants On Board Will Upcoming Vaccine Mandate In NYCStarting next week, proof of vaccination will be required in New York City for some indoor activities, including going out to eat, but not all restaurants are on board; CBS2's Ali Bauman reports.
Customers Line Up For One Last Meal At Iconic New Jersey EateryCustomers lined up outside the Fireplace Restaurant in Paramus, looking for one last meal after 65 years in business; CBS2's Christina Fan reports.
Restaurant Week Kicks OffMore than 500 restaurants across all five boroughs are participating.
NYC Restaurant Week To Start Monday And Last 5 WeeksCBS2's Lisa Rozner has more on various available deals around the five boroughs.
NYC Businesses Preview Special Dishes For Black Restaurant WeekIf you're looking for somewhere new to eat, there are some Black-owned businesses cooking up delicious dishes for Black Restaurant Week; CBS2's Jenna DeAngelis reports.
Alcohol To-Go Suspended In New YorkIt's the first weekend without a pandemic perk for many restaurants and customers -- alcohol to-go. The service was suspended suddenly on Wednesday; CBS2's Jenna DeAngelis reports.
Extra Restaurant Surcharges Added During Pandemic Could Be Here To StaySince the pandemic, you may have noticed an extra service fee added onto your restaurant bill. Those surcharges could be here to stay; CBS2's Nick Caloway reports.
Barbecue Pop-Ups Raises Thousands For NonprofitsAs CBS2’s Cory James reports, a simple venture to raise money by baking bread turned into barbecue pop-ups that are raising thousands of dollars.
New Jersey, New York Continue To Ease COVID Restrictions On Road To ReopeningOn the road to reopening, bar seating is back in New Jersey, and in New York, more people can eat indoors at restaurants; CBS2's Alice Gainer reports.
Outdoor Dining With No Traffic Available On Arthur Avenue In The BronxThe famed stretch of restaurants in Bronx Little Italy is once again open for al fresco dining with no traffic.
Connecticut Governor Signs Bill Easing Restrictions On Outdoor DiningConnecticut Gov. Ned Lamont signed a bill Wednesday easing restrictions on outdoor dining.
Curfew For New York Restaurants, Bars ExtendedNew York restaurants and bars can stay open a little later.
Restaurants In Asian Neighborhoods Hoping Increased Indoor Dining Brings More BusinessRestaurants in the Tri-State Area are expanding operations, including in New York City where indoor dining is now allowed at 50% capacity. As CBS2's Ali Bauman reports, restaurants in Asian neighborhoods are especially hopeful this brings more business.
NYC Irish Pubs Back In Business For St. Patrick's Day, But With Reduced CapacityFor the second straight year, the coronavirus put a damper on New York's normally raucous celebration of St. Patrick's Day. This year, the city's Irish pubs were back in business, but with capacity reduced and hours curtailed; CBS2's Tony Aiello reports.
Irish Pubs, Restaurants Struggling 1 Year After COVID ClosureIt was the day before St. Patrick's Day last year when bars and restaurants were shut down in New York City. Since then, the number of Irish pubs still open has dwindled; CBS2's Lisa Rozner reports.
Some Restaurant Owners Hopeful For Full Recovery 1 Year After New York ClosureTuesday marks one year since COVID restrictions shut down indoor dining in New York restaurants. For many businesses, the impact of the closure has been devastating, but some owners say they have hope for a full recovery; CBS2's Kiran Dhillon reports.
Community Leaders Announce Plan To Reopen Jing Fong In NYCJust days after shuttering its doors, an effort is underway to reopen the city's largest Chinese restaurant.
Some Restaurant Owners In NYC, New Jersey Say 50% Capacity Is Still Not EnoughStarting March 19, restaurants in New York City and New Jersey can increase indoor dining up to 50%, but some say it's still not enough; CBS2 political reporter Marcia Kramer has more.
Indoor Dining Will Increase To 50% Capacity In NYC, New JerseyIndoor dining will increase to 50% capacity next week in both New York City and New Jersey. This is crucial for restaurants struggling to stay in business; CBS2's Natalie Duddridge reports.
Cuomo: Indoor Dining Capacity In NYC Expands To 35% Next WeekGov. Andrew Cuomo announced on Friday that New York City restaurants can increase indoor dining capacity.
New Survey Shows More NYC Restaurants Struggling To Pay RentA report on restaurant rents from the New York City Hospitality Alliance finds an industry struggling to make ends meet as the pandemic rages on.