Scott Lynch is a freelance food writer, photojournalist, and preschool receptionist. He loves New York City.
This Is a Good Time: Hainan Chicken House in Sunset Park
The new restaurant features a first rate version of Hainanese chicken rice and delightful Malaysian soups.
New Bed-Stuy Bar Boasts Beautiful Burger
Three Maples, from the trio behind Landhaus (RIP), opened last week on Fulton Street.
Next Stop Vegan Brings Next-Level Plant-Based Dominican Food To Downtown Brooklyn
There's vegan comfort food galore at this new counter-service charmer.
Start 2023 Right With Mucho Sarap’s Filipino Tacos on Canal Street
The team behind the stellar pop-up So Sarap prove that combining Filipino and Mexican food is an awesome idea.
$20 Dinner: The Superlative Rokstar Chicken Now Kickin’ at a Supermarket in Long Island City
Mark Lee's Korean fried chicken is among the city's best.
$20 Dinner: Feasting At Papaye, the Bronx’s Ghanaian Classic
Get ready to tear the banku into bits and plunge them into the soup.
$20 Dinner: Soup Queen Inception in Bushwick
It's always soup and sandwich weather at Gunther's.
$20 Dinner: Bobbi’s Italian Beef Brings Chicago’s Famous Messy Monsters to Smith Street
This beef will have you saying those magic two words.
$20 Dinner: Olly Olly Brings Some Nice Oddball Vibes To NYC’s Resurgent Food Hall Scene
The suddenly high-stakes world of NYC dining finds a counterpoint at the once-lowly food hall.