UPPER WEST SIDE— The former West Branch space on 77th Street isn't just going to house a new branch of Serafina. It will also house its sister restaurant Geisha. [WSR]
NOLITA— On October 23, Nolita restaurant Ellabess will host a pig roast. All you can eat pig and bottomless beer for $40 a head. [EaterWire]
WILLIAMSBURG— The good kids over at Mabel's Smokehouse in Williamsburg tell Eater that they are launching delivery tomorrow throughout Williamsburg and Greenpoint. Also, they are smoking and BBQ-ing turkeys for Thanksgiving and accepting orders over at firstname.lastname@example.org.
MEATBALL MANIA— Meatball restaurants are so trendy right now, the idea is even gaining traction in Washington DC, where James Beard Award-winning chef Michel Richard is planning a meatball-centric restaurant in the Penn Quarter. [Eater DC]
WILLIAMSBURG— 'ino sister restaurant Betto is hosting a food event tonight with Heritage Foods called Goatoberfest. They'll have a free goat roast from 9 PM to 12 AM and will serve complimentay bubbles and seasonal beers from Brooklyn Brewery. [EaterWire]