Recently Opened Restaurants
by Julie Besonen, 06/04/2014
Russ & Daughters Café photo by Jen Snow/Kelli Anderson • Black Seed Bagels photo by Daniel Krieger
The Lower East Side's Jewish appetizing tradition has been reinvigorated by a major player opening a café that feels so right it might make you cry with happiness. True bagel lovers are finding nirvana at a bakery founded by a Montrealer who makes the product in such an old-fashioned way it seems novel. We've got the details in our slideshow, plus news on the ramen shop from an American who first won over Tokyo, the rebirth of a Union Square landmark and an amazing saloon in Astoria. Read on for more.