Kendall Jenner denies not leaving a tip
On Friday afternoon, Williamsburg bar Baby’s All Right posted a receipt of model and Kardashian spawn Kendall Jenner’s that showed she didn’t leave a tip — at least not on the credit card she used to pay. Now, Jenner has tweeted suggesting she left a cash tip. Meanwhile, Baby’s All Right has taken down its Instagram page.
damn, i guess next time we won't tip in cash https://t.co/iZ4tFt3pg7— Kendall (@KendallJenner) August 8, 2017
What happens when Eleven Madison Park and Shake Shack collaborate
There’s one more month left on Eleven Madison Park’s Hamptons tenure, and to keep things exciting, the team is adding a Shake Shack collaboration lunch. The Shack will be serving lunch this Friday, August 11 through Sunday August, 13 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m., with clam- and lobster-topped burgers.
NYPD donations on the rise following Dunkin’ Donuts incident
A Tennessee woman has challenged Dunkin’ Donuts to donate to the New York Police Department following an alleged incident where a store employee refused to serve cops. Since then, police officers have been boycotting the mega coffee chain. Melinda Cox Hall gave $500, and after that, people have given another $2,000. It’s unclear if Dunkin’ is among them.
Turnstyle adds two new vendors
Ramen and macarons are joining the underground dining at Turnstyle, the food hall at the Columbus Circle subway station. Boil Boil Ramen, also at Industry City, and By Woops! Macaron, which has 30 other stalls around the country, open this week.
Wage lawsuit hits Hudson Terrace
A former bartender is suing Hell’s Kitchen nightclub Hudson Terrace for withholding tips. According to the suit, a mandatory service charge on tabs for catered events did not go to service workers.
‘Free-spirited’ French fare for the Lower East Side
Award-winning Brooklyn beer
Some new beer news in NYC today, with the opening of craft beer store Beer Fridge in the Lower East Side at 41 Essex Street. Plus, Threes Brewing in Gowanus has taken home the top prize for its German-style pilsner in the state’s largest professionally judged craft beer competition. Keeping in the beer theme, here’s a primer on what exactly sour beer is: