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River Cafe Reunion Dinner; M. Well's Rooftop Bar at PS1

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DUMBO — The River Cafe is hosting a back of the house reunion dinner on Wednesday to raise money for A Love Shared, a foundation created in honor of former River Cafe chef Gerry Hayden who was diagnosed with ALS in 2011. David Burke, Drew Nieporent, Bill Telepan, Bryan Voltaggio and several other chefs will be cooking. Tickets are on sale for $250. [EaterWire]

LONG ISLAND CITY — The M. Wells team quietly opened a small wine and beer bar on the roof of MoMA's PS1 for the summer. Drinks are sold from a cart in the space which doubles as a vegetable and herb garden for Dinette downstairs. The garden, which provides guests with a view of Manhattan and Queens, is open during normal museum hours but closed during the museum's Warm Up Saturdays. [Tastoria via Q'stoner]

FLATIRON — The Breslin's summer lobster boil returns tonight. Expect lobster, littleneck clams, mussels, whelks, corn, heirloom tomatoes with feta, and more. The feast is $75 a head, but must ordered for groups of eight or more. For reservations, email chefs.table@thebreslin.com. [EaterWire]

WOMEN IN FOOD — This October, almost a year after Time's "Gods of Food" article and the shitstorm that followed it, Food & Wine, which is also owned with Time, Inc. will release a list called the "Most Powerful Women: The Food & Drink Innovators." The list, which will be put together by F&W, along with Fortune, will be made up of "25 women across various industries who have played key roles in redefining how we think about food." [~EN~]
[The River Cafe]

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