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Where to Eat with Vegetarians and Meat Lovers in NYC: An Omnivorous Guide to 60 Restaurants

New York The Serious Eats Team 9 comments

Being a vegetarian in New York isn't the challenge it used to be, but that doesn't mean it's always easy. Sure, most restaurants these days offer one or two decent vegetarian options, but sometimes you don't want the pasta or a meal made cobbled together from side dishes. With that in mind, here are 60 recommendations for restaurants that accommodate vegetarians without disappointing carnivores. More

A Sandwich a Day: Fried Egg at Veselka

New York Craig Cavallo 7 comments

This soft egg and and sausage sandwich is just the thing for breakfast—which at Veselka can be ordered 24 hours. More

A Sandwich a Day: Veselka's Reuben at Veselka

New York Craig Cavallo Post a comment

Veselka's take on the Reuben swaps out corned beef for a lightly smoked pork sausage. More

10 Great Vegetarian Soups In NYC

New York Howard Walfish 2 comments

With winter effectively in full swing, it's time to turn our attention to a warming bowl of soup, and what a diverse subject it is, with varied flavors and textures, sometimes in the same bowl. Some are seasonal specials, and some are better served cold. Here are ten of our favorite vegetarian soups from around the city. More

How to Make Veselka's Latkes

New York Laura Togut Post a comment

Veselka is nothing short of an institution when it comes to Eastern European food in New York, so it should come as no surprise that when latke season rolls around, we look to them as experts. More

15 Great Late Night Bites in the East Village

New York Zachary Feldman 7 comments

Late nights in East Village never leave you stranded too far from a great midnight snack. Here are 15 late night bites we love in the neighborhood, open until at least midnight and often later. More

A Sandwich a Day: Ukrainian Meatball Hero at Veselka

New York Kathy YL Chan Post a comment

The Ukrainian Meatball Hero is one of the four signature sandwiches at Veselka, and for good reason. That's not a classic baguette you're looking at—it's challah (for real!) rolled into the shape of a baguette, then baked and split open. The soft, eggy loaf is topped with four sizable meatballs, a scattering of sauerkraut and, the final touch, a generous ladle of mushroom gravy. More

Breakfast in Bed: Delivery Breakfast on Valentine’s Day

New York Carey Jones 2 comments

Valentine’s Day falls on a Saturday this year—great news for all the couples who'd rather not squeeze in a candlelit dinner between work, errands, and bedtime. (And, perhaps, even better news for the anti-V-Day singles, out making their own good... More

New Veselka on the Bowery Finally Gets Liquor Approval

New York Erin Zimmer Post a comment

Veselka Bowery, the institutional Ukranian diner's third location if you count the Little Veselka at First Avenue and 1st Street, won't open until next fall, but they will be serving booze. Last night at the Community Board 3 meeting, the... More

Veselka Has a Burger You'll Continue to Crave the Next Day

A Hamburger Today Nick Solares 11 comments

Having to review a burger a week is both an honor and a privilege, but it also means that I am not necessarily eating for pleasure. Such was not the case two nights ago when I ventured back to... More

Photo of the Day: ZOMG! The Most Amazing Veselka Burger Photo I Have Ever Seen

A Hamburger Today Adam Kuban 3 comments

Photograph by Robyn Lee AHT/Serious Eats's own Robyn Lee took this photo. It's the most beautiful photo of a Veselka cheeseburger I've ever seen. It's one of the most beautiful photos of any burger I've ever seen. Ever see... More

Meat Lite: Stuffed Savoy Cabbage

Serious Eats Joy Manning 6 comments

Editor's note: Philadelphia food writers Joy Manning and Tara Mataraza Desmond drop by each week with Meat Lite, which celebrates meat in moderation. Meat Lite was inspired by the book coauthored by the two, Almost Meatless, due out in spring... More

Veselka Slammed with Michael Cera Fans Over the Weekend

New York Lucy Baker 4 comments

Harry and Sally had a mind-blowing lunch at Katz's. Carrie Bradshaw satisfied her sweet tooth with Magnolia cupcakes. And of course, there's Seinfeld and the Soup Nazi. For as long as movies and television shows have filmed scenes in New... More

At Veselka, Forgo the Borscht and Get the Burger

A Hamburger Today Nick Solares 23 comments

If it's Tuesday, it must be time for another review from Nick Solares. Nick is also the publisher of Beef Aficionado, his blog that explores beef beyond burgerdom. Veselka 144 Second Avenue, New York NY 10003 (at 9th Street; map);... More

Mr. Cutlets on the Perfect Hamburger

A Hamburger Today Adam Kuban 6 comments

Josh "Mr. Cutlets" Ozersky, editor of New York magazine's Grub Street and author of upcoming book The Hamburger: A History, says you can find the perfect burger at Veselka, in New York City's East Village: VESELKA Address: 144 Second Avenue,... More

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