Cocktail Mavens Behind Dear Irving Plot Four More Restaurants and Bars


The team behind perennially busy cocktail bars like Dear Irving and Raines Law Room is pumping out four more restaurant bars in the next year.

Yves Jadot Restaurant Group — known for cocktail bars and speakeasy vibes — will be opening a pizza restaurant, an underground lounge, a Great Gatsby-themed rooftop bar, and a to-be-named rooftop brewery this fall and into 2018.

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Cat Cora Sues Fatbird Partner for Withholding $400K


Looks like there’s bad blood between celebrity chef Cat Cora and the partner in her newer Meatpacking Southern restaurant Fatbird: Cora is reportedly suing Charissa Davidovici for a $400,000 fee she says she was never paid for use of her her name, likeness, and recipes.

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