— Brooks Headley's wildly popular, ultra-tiny, two-star vegetarian restaurant Superiority Burger is now offering delivery via Caviar. The online menu includes the much-heralded veggie burger and burnt broccoli salad, as well as the Superiority Wrap, Sloppy Dave, and Superiority Boat. The restaurant is closed today, but the menu should be available again for delivery tomorrow.
For many months, this was New York's least-accessible hot spot, due to its severely limited hours of operation — four hours per night, six days a week — and minuscule space. But earlier this year, Brooks and Co. expanded the hours to include lunch as well as dinner six days a week, and now, you can skip the line and get delivery. Check out the delivery menu and schedule here.
— Chef Shuffle: Mina Pizarro is the new pastry chef at Michelin-starred Betony in Midtown. Pizarro previously worked as the pastry chef at Juni, which closed last month. She's adding some new seasonal dishes to the dessert menu, including a spring-y plate of rhubarb with almonds and lychee. Here's the new dessert menu.
— A word of warning to anyone who works in a restaurant that serves cold soup:
I hate gazpacho in any form. Restaurants that push it on me will pay a subtle price. They will see.— Steve Cuozzo (@stevecuozzo) June 5, 2016
— Signage was recently installed above the door of Harold's Meat and Three, the long-delayed Tribeca restaurant from former Commerce chef Harold Moore. The project was originally slated to open last summer. Back in August 2013, Moore told Eater that this would be "an upscale ‘cafeteria' but with waiter service." No word yet on when it will open.
— Geoffrey Zakarian, a chef who always wears a button-down dress shirt under his white kitchen coat, just opened a cushy new restaurant in Beverly Hills called Georgie. It's located in the space inside the Montage hotel that previously housed Scott Conant's LA outpost of Scarpetta.
— The proprietors of Montauk party spot The Surf Lodge are working around a permitting issue by hosting the restaurant's summer concert series at the nearby Yacht Club. The Surf Lodge crew is bussing guests to the off-site venue until the owners can lock down a live music license for the summer.
— Sessanta in Soho is hosting a party for Talia Baiocchi & Leslie Pariseau’s new book Spritz next Tuesday, June 14. For $30, guests will get a signed copy of the book plus unlimited drinks and snacks. The restaurant is also going to be debuting a spritz cart for the summer at that party. Tickets are available here.
— Jay Z and Beyonce hit up the 40/40 Club on Sunday night to celebrate the birthday of rapper Vic Mensa.
— To commemorate what would have been Prince's 58th birthday this week, MIST in Harlem is going to host a "Starfish and Coffee" brunch party this weekend.
— Upper West Side resident/newly-minted Brooklyn restaurateur Carla Hall likes to frequent Jacob's Pickles, Patsy's, and Sugar and Plumm, when she's eating in her neighborhood.
— And finally, here's how to poach eggs like Wylie Dufresne: