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Add this to your quarantine reading list: 500 pages on Jewish dairy restaurants and the ‘milkhideke’ personality

A deep dive into the underrated role of the Jewish dairy restaurant in Jewish history — just in time for Shavuot. → Read More

The ‘bagelrito’ has taken cross-cultural food experiments too far

Einstein Bros is now offering a bagelrito, a bagel burrito. Luckily, the closest one in NYC is in LaGuardia Airport. → Read More

This NYC Bakery Is Now Selling Cake Wrapped In An Etgar Keret Story

Israeli writer Etgar Keret has lent his name to a new cake line at Breads Bakery. → Read More

Is Beloved NYC Grocery Store ‘Fairway’ Really Closing?

Fairway Market filed for bankruptcy and closing, according to the New York Post. They're hoping for an acquisition by Shoprite's owner. → Read More

Behind The Scenes At Toronto’s Glitziest — And Very Jewish — Steakhouse

Hy Aisenstat started a high-end steakhouse in Toronto, one of Canada's glitziest dinner reservations. → Read More

You Can Now Book A Marvelous Mrs. Maisel-Themed Vacation In Miami

The Fontainebleau Miami Beach just launched a Marvelous Mrs. Maisel campaign with Amazon Prime for the show's Season 3 launch on December 6. → Read More

Michael Solomonov Opens Yet Another Israeli Restaurant, In Philly’s Center City

Michael Solomonov, of 'Zahav', opened a new Israeli restaurant 'Merkaz' in Philadelphia's Center City/Midtown Village. → Read More

The Gingerbread-Flavored Hummuses Are Getting Out Of Hand

Gingerbread and pumpkin spiced hummus is the latest in wacky flavors of the Middle Eastern dip. Israeli food gurus have their opinions on this. → Read More

There Is Now An Official Handbook To Kvetching

There is actually a right way to complain -- and Amy Fish is an expert in doing so effectively. → Read More

‘Patis Bakery’ Offers Hot New Kosher Date Spot On The Upper West Side

Moses Wendel, after closing his Pardes restaurant in Brooklyn, has opened a kosher Patis Bakery, in the UWS' Arthouse Hotel. → Read More

This Modern Jewish Deli Is Committed To Supporting Women And Queer People

Beetroot is a “modern Jewish deli” that opened in Portland, Oregon last month. → Read More

Where To Book A Rosh Hashanah Restaurant Dinner

Too lazy to cook? These restaurants will serve you a foodie's (albeit non-kosher) Rosh Hashanah dinner. → Read More

Toronto’s Newest French Bistro Is Inspired By…The Dreyfus Affair

Toronto's French Jewish bistro Dreyfus, founded by Chef Zach Kolomeir, is at 96 Harbord St, Toronto. → Read More

Buenos Aires’ Famed ‘Mishiguene’ Restaurant Is Popping Up In NYC

Mishiguene, Buenos Aires' best Jewish restaurant, is coming to Manhattan's Meatpacking District. → Read More

NYC’s Coolest Sandwich Spot Is A Tiny Storefront Run By An Israeli Couple

Foxface is a tiny East Village storefront in NYC selling sandwiches with an Israeli twist, on Saint Mark's Place. → Read More

Diller’s Kosher Fried Pickles Is Now Open In The Lower East Side

Dillers, a new kosher fried pickles joint has come to the Lower East Side's Grand Street. → Read More

Pastrami Queen In Times Square Is Closing

Owned by Friedmans Restaurant Group, Pastrami Queen is closing its Times Square location but will still operate its Upper East Side location. → Read More

Modernist Israeli Restaurant ‘Shook’ Opens In Toronto

Toronto is getting yet another insanely delicious Israeli food spot, 'Shook', in the Entertainment District. → Read More

Chef Michael Solomonov Opening 3 New Israeli Restaurants In Philadelphia

Chef Michael Solomonov and Steve Cook are opening 3 new restaurants in Philadelphia: K'far, Merkaz, and Laser Wolf. → Read More

This Holocaust Survivor’s Shabbat Dinner Cooking Videos Are Becoming An Instagram Sensation

Miriam Karimzadeh's Shabbat-dinner cooking videos, are become an Instagram sensation, thanks to son Marc and son-in-law Whitney Robinson. → Read More