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Lee Hanson Has a Lot on His Plate

After 26 years in the kitchen, Lee Hanson, a longtime Hamptons weekender, with his co-chef Riad Nasr have worked in some of the most buzzworthy restaurants in New York: Balthazar, Minetta Tavern, Pastis, and Schiller’s Liquor Bar. They opened Frenchette in TriBeCa in 2018.

Feb 20, 2020
News for Foodies: 02.20.20

A wine tasting event, a benefit with samples of area restaurants, a talk on Loaves and Fishes, and more.

Feb 20, 2020
East End Eats: Armin and Judy, Worth the Wait

For several months a big white sign with a big question mark was placed outside the building at 1970 Montauk Highway in Bridgehampton. The wait is over, and the new restaurant there, Armin and Judy, is wonderful.

Feb 13, 2020
News for Foodies: 02.13.20

More Valentine's specials, a five course dinner prepared by a Vietnamese chef, and the return of Inlet for the 2020 season

Feb 13, 2020
Wolffer Sag Harbor to Close

Wolffer Estate has put the lease to its restaurant Wolffer Kitchen Sag Harbor at 29 Main Street on the market for $500,000.

Feb 6, 2020
East End Eats: Stellar Landing at TWA Hotel

Flying in and out of J.F.K. on JetBlue at ungodly hours in both directions gave me the excuse I wanted to stay (and dine) at the TWA Hotel. Twice.

Feb 6, 2020
News for Foodies: 02.06.20

The South Fork's top dining establishments offer prix fixe and a la carte options for Valentine's Day and wine classes.

Feb 6, 2020
Seasons by the Sea: Conched Out

After hearing that Key West's conch fritters had become a mass produced "tub o' goo . . . . scooped out to order," it was important to get to the bottom of it.

Jan 30, 2020
News for Foodies: 01.30.20

Super specials for super bowl, a game bird dinner at Nick & Toni's, new specials at Calissa, restaurant week continues, Loaves and Fishes reopens, and more

Jan 30, 2020
Shortbread Fit for a Chef

A quest for a more savory and lighter in texture shortbread led Loraine Houston to create Blake's Mother's Cookies, a baker of flavors such as rosemary, lemon, lavender, and spice.

Jan 23, 2020
News for Foodies: 01.23.20

Long Island Restaurant Week begins Sunday, a Wolffer benefit for Fighting Chance, and more.

Jan 23, 2020
East End Eats: Le Chef Charms . . . and Surprises

Le Chef Bistro
75 Job’s Lane
Lunch and Dinner,
Tuesday through Sunday

Jan 16, 2020