EAST VILLAGE— Yerba Buena turns two next week. And so on Monday, they're throwing a party with drink specials: $2 mojitos and aztecas all night long.
TO CATCH A CRITIC—Mike Peed and Andrea Thompson—names you may recognize from the bylines of Tables for Two in the New Yorker—just got married. For restaurateurs who care, click through to see what they look like. [NYT]
BRYANT PARK—Another Anniversary party! To celebrate the first birthday of Southwest Porch, the alfreso eatery that is open again this summer in Bryant Park, 'wichcraft is hosting a free cookout on July 1.They'll serve sliders, snacks, and beverages courtesy of 'wichcraft, while Southwest Airlines will be giving away free tickets to Washington D.C. to 30 attendees. [EaterWire]
GARMENT DISTRICT—In its next issue Food Network Magazine names all the best breakfasts in the country. These lists are never very helpful, but for what it's worth, the Poached Eggs with Curried Lentils, Yoghurt and Cilantro at The Breslin won for New York. [Eater National]