Restaurant Openings

Love staying in the know about the newest, hottest restaurants? Us too. Check out what other Chowhounds are saying about what's opening and when, as well as what to try and which spots are worth the hype.

Disney Is Getting a New Restaurant That's Out of this World

The future of theme park eating is now. And no, we're not talking about Dippin' Dots (which may want to update its tagline, considering the ice cream of the future was invented in 1988). At last week...

Dreyfus anyone?

by milhuas3 2 hours ago

Has anyone on this board been here yet? Chris Nutall Smith seems to love it.

Kargi Gogo opens on Wednesday, July 18

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

"Opening Day Wednesday, July 18th 11 AM to 9 PM Gamarjoba! The wait is over: Kargi Gogo officially opens next week! Thank you for coming out to our events and "soft" openings over the l...

Silpancho's House, New Bolivian in Del Ray

by Steve 2 months ago

On Mt Vernon Ave, near West Glebe, there is a brand new Bolivian spot with counter service and a menu that is mostly changing daily specials. They aren't serving the full menu yet, just a couple o...

Compelling flavors at Krave, New Rochelle...

by gutreactions 9 days ago

I have been visiting Krave, a new spot in downtown New Rochelle, for several months now, and I have tasted a variety of dishes. I must say, the flavors emanating from the kitchen at Krave are vibra...

Golden Prawn | Burmese in Newark

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 days ago

In early March I dropped by the then two-month old Golden Prawn for a solo lunch. It's an offshoot of Fremont's popular Kyain Kyain. Cash only at the time, the ornate wedding stage of the previous ...


Harborview Restaurant & Bar | The Embarcadero - San Francisco

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 days ago

In February, one of my family's Chinese New Year reunions was a banquet lunch at the new Harborview opened by former partners from R & G Lounge. The lunch menu was essentially Menu A, https://harbo...

Zen Sanuki Udon

by syoung 17 days ago

Located at Midland & McNicoll in Scarborough, this is a new Udon restaurant opened by Seiichi Kashiwabara of Zen Sushi. They expect to open around mid-July but we were invited to try. To keep bri...

Nonna Carola to replace Molly Spillane's in Mamaroneck...

by gutreactions 6 days ago

There has been a lot of restaurant movement in Mamaroneck. The latest: Molly Spillane's, the bustling Irish tavern on Mamaroneck Ave, will morph into Nonna Carola, an upscale Italian restaurant. Ch...

Golden Crab House | Outer Sunset - San Francisco

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 month ago

Golden Crab House is the new offshoot of the popular PPQ Dungeness Island. When we were there on a Friday night in late March, the soft opening was in its third month. Eyeing the three large ta...

465 Bar and Restaurant

by maninblack 11 days ago

We have been waiting impatiently for the Grand Reopening, and dined on opening day. I have been conditioned for years to let a new restaurant have a few months to get a rhythm going before handing...

Openings & Closings, April-June 2019

by blork 4 months ago

French Takos is opening soon on MacKay, in the former Halal Bros. space. (Sign is up, "Hiring" sign in the window...)

Macelleria Italian Steakhouse coming to Pelham...

by gutreactions 21 days ago

Work is almost complete at the new Macelleria Italian Steakhouse on 5th Ave., Pelham. This space had previously housed Bistro Rollin and Jordan Hall. The new proprietors had operated Katonah Woods ...

Villa Azteca | Oldtown Salinas

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 month ago

Recently William and I enlisted a friend to join us to check out the new spot, Villa Azteca, in Oldtown. We had noticed its opening day on Steinbeck’s birthday in February. Happy to say that Salina...

Top Hatters Kitchen in San Leandro?

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 13 days ago

Opened in April . . . wondering what chowhounds think of this new neighborhood restaurant? Friends held a graduation dinner there last month and recommended it highly. Top Hatters Kitchen & Bar ...

Mi & Yu Noodle Bar Now Open in Ballston

by Steve 14 days ago

One of the best pieces of news I've stumbled across in a while.... Mi & Yu Noodle Bar from Baltimore is now open in the new Ballston Quarter (fka Ballston Common Mall). I had a terrific meal in...

Prime 16 Tap House & Burgers Opens in Pelham...

by gutreactions 4 years ago

We visited this new gastro-pub last weekend for the second time, and the 8 oz. Angus burgers, fresh made salad and meaty chicken wings were quite good. Portions are generous. We washed it all down ...

La Fattoria Italian Kitchen opens in New Rochelle!

by gutreactions 1 month ago

It's at the same free-standing spot that previously housed Piatto, on E. Main Street (Boston Post Road) at the New Rochelle/Larchmont border, next to the Mercedes dealership. There is a big, colorf...

"KAITO SUSHI," 1211 St.Clair Avenue W - 'Quality over Quantity' sushi at an incredible price point!

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 1 month ago

This evening, as member of a party of six, I braved rush hour traffic and head down from Richmond Hill to Corso-Italia for a date with this new 'Japanese' kid in town. Serving traditional Edomae su...

Horton opens TBoy's Bistro, Sleepy Hollow...

by gutreactions 18 days ago

For the past couple of years, Robert Horton, former chef/owner of long-running An American Bistro in Crestwood and Tuckahoe, has been bringing his talents to the kitchen at The Quarry in Tuckahoe o...