Oyster happy hours abound in New York, but is that dollar-a-shuck really worth your money? We did the legwork and found eight spots for oyster happy hour that we'd happily recommend.
'essex' on Serious Eats
Essex, the new nextdoor neighbor and sibling of favorite Seattle pizza restaurant Delancey, is a project that Brandon Pettit and Molly Wizenberg (she of the well-known blog Orangette) have been working on for a while. The pair wanted to make the bar food they wanted to eat at their neighborhood bar, but with a British bent to it, like the lacquered smoked pork shoulder, an homage to the British art of big roasts.
[Photograph: Nikki Goldstein] Jews and their houseguests far and wide will likely be eating matzo brei for brunch this weekend, but in case you were wondering whether any restaurants amp up their Passover brunch game, you might want to...