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As if cooking for a roomful of strangers weren’t enough, any restaurant that opens in this climate of social-media oversharing has to do so at its most flattering angles, too. Here are 12 of the best this month. Course 2: The staff loved the Meyer lemon kombucha at family meal so much that Manning made it into the base of this refreshing scallop crudo. At Konbi they crack dozens of eggs each day for the signature pork katsu sandwich. It’s fusion with a heart—and without any bitter colonialist aftertaste. Moist cornbread cradling a pat of butter the size of a bar of soap. —J.K. Two: what I’m about to say about a breakfast-taco joint…that’s also a barbecue joint…that’s in the most un-Texas location imaginable—Portland, Oregon. Baltimore (yeah, Baltimore) can now make rightful claim to having the sexiest third-date spot in America. Jeff Gordinier is Esquire's Food & Drinks Editor. That’s why it’s so refreshing to find two new sanctuaries with plenty of local soul. And that’s a rare kind of generosity indeed. Birmingham, AL. I have learned to accept disappointment.) Because as I stood there, on an Echo Park sidewalk in front of the shop next door that sells vegan cheesecakes and crystals, and shamelessly covered myself in the deep-golden crumbs of a croissant so fresh that the ample amount of chocolate inside hadn’t yet returned from its melted state, I knew: This was the best croissant I’d ever had, and it was worth it. The first is Eem, a Thai barbecue collab with the folks from Portland’s celebrated Langbaan and pop-up cocktail bar Shipwreck. That guy was Nick Montgomery, who opened Konbi with Akira Akuto; both are alums of David Chang’s Momofuku restaurants in New York. They reminded us that tasting menus can still inspire awe; that a classic steak tartare can taste brand-new alongside the right glass of cloudy Chenin Blanc; and that an egg salad sandwich lunch can be so damn good that you think about it while you’re eating dinner, and long after you’ve left town. I’m willing to bet you have never tried an eggplant curry as assertive as Techamuanvivit’s gaeng bumbai aubergine. The space is comparatively sprawling, with lots of good light coming in through the big windows facing East Broadway and a whole expanded menu of brothy, noodle-y, rice-y dishes showered with those shoestring-fry-like anchovies. Is there anything better than a thick, wobbly slice of brisket, topped with pickled red onions and guacamole and wrapped up in those flour tortillas? Seven Reasons at 2208 Fourteenth Street NW, Esquire's Best Restaurants in America, 2018, Esquire's Best New Restaurants in America 2015, The Best New Restaurants in America, 2013. The key to the perfectly chewy flour tortillas at Matt’s BBQ Tacos? Fact: Breakfast tacos just taste better outside. Book your tickets now for Esquire's Taste of Two Cities at Wayan—featuring a four-course dinner with wine, cocktails, and good conversation, of course—through Resy. This 18-Foot BBQ Smoker Was Stolen. The “best” restaurant in New York City doesn’t really exist, per se. Food is served in bowls, baskets, and dishes brought back from trips to Laos and Thailand. Grouchy and groggy by the time I parked in front of Automatic, bummed out by one too many radio broadcasts about the Book of Revelation, I sat down on a barstool and saw the light. Whitaker installed the wood-fired oven specifically for baking his signature piada, a fluffy, hot, pita-like disk of bread made with heirloom grains. Top 10 New Restaurants for 2019...and the results of our annual Readers' Restaurant Poll. Esquire participates in various affiliate marketing programs, which means we may get paid commissions on editorially chosen products purchased through our links to retailer sites. cocktail was cold, and dishes like a crispy fish collar with Calabrian chili butter and flaky fish ribs with Alabama white sauce floored me with their direct-hit deliciousness. We know. If only everything about it, from the croissants to, yes, the hand soap, weren’t so perfect. Which is exactly where you want to be. Course 5: Manning serves his fava-bean-and-mushroom salad with grilled Maine lobster. Their restaurant is housed in a nondescript building in a rapidly developing neighborhood clamoring more for taprooms and barbecue joints and taprooms-slash-barbecue joints than for an austere-looking tasting-menu spot. Sure, ... Est. As Lower East Siders with white sneakers and AirPods crammed into the space, Pang seemed to only dig deeper. But you’re not incorrect to detect a Vongerichtenish touch (bold flavor being something of a family heirloom) in the way the mango plays with the mint. I think we can all agree that the Wolf’s Tailor really needs to chill out. 10 Best New Restaurants 2019 by Dorothea Hunter Sönne A fter another year of dining, drinking and dining some more—springing out of bed at 5 a.m. with the pros and cons of a particular place weighing heavy on my brain—I’ve come up with my … THE PLAYERS: Chef/co-owner Will Mester and co-owner Rosemary Liss, THE SETUP: Come-as-you-are natural wine bar-slash-French bistro, THE ORDER: Chicken liver pâté, steak tartare, Paris-Brest (and Grandpa toast if it’s on the menu). 1. The deeply savory pandan chicken, a compact triangle of minced chicken, is wrapped in aromatic pandan leaves that impart a sweet and grassy aroma. —J.K. He’s an unsuspecting character for a barbecue icon: from Long Island, learned how to smoke meat at a cowboy-themed restaurant in Australia, has never lived in the Lone Star state, though he has made many, many brisket-oriented pilgrimages there. (That red miso panna cotta!). Get the recipe: Rice Porridge with Dashi, Additional Reporting: Andy Baraghani, Molly Baz, Hilary Cadigan, Christina Chaey, Elyse Inamine, Sarah Jampel, Carla Lalli Music, Meryl Rothstein, Jesse Sparks, Amiel Stanek, Anna Stockwell, Art & Design: Chris Cristiano, Chelsea Cardinal, Bryan Fountain, Christa Guerra, Copy & Research: Brian Carroll, Greg Robertson, Susan Sedman, Special Thanks: Emma Fishman, Michelle Heimerman, Sasha Levine, Michele Outland, Carey Polis, Adam Rapoport, Annalee Soskin, David Tamarkin, Photographs by Michael Graydon + Nikole Herriott, At Konbi they crack dozens of eggs each day for the signature, The muffin selection changes with the seasons: These are, Max Leonard’s housemade bread comes served with, To make the crispy-crunchy topper for her. Wine and bread and butter and fresh seafood arrived in gentle waves, followed by artful constructions of vegetables and fish—courtesy of chef Andrew Bachelier, whose roots are Mexican and French—that made me wonder how some of the finest Cali-French cooking in the U.S. can be found a few exits south of a military base. Course 7: That grated white stuff? Now, in a strip mall in East Dallas—an area once home to many Southeast Asian refugees in the late ’70s and early ’80s—Sirisavath serves a menu inspired not by books or classes or other restaurants but by his own singular vision, rooted in family and place. To dine at Tailor is to be his guest, fully and completely. Benne on Eagle at 35 Eagle Street, A meal at Alewife feels, to me, like a feast aboard a friendly pirate ship: Everything’s loose and lively, and chef Lee Gregory’s seafood-driven menu lends itself to communal revelry. Come by in the morning and score a pain au chocolat that makes you moan. She’s the one you meet when you walk in and who can school you on the significance (both cultural and personal) of nasi goreng and corn fritters, lobster noodles and clams Jimbaran-style, which are so packed with flavor you might as well be biting into oceanic truffles. The scent: eucalyptus, but, like, real, woodsy eucalyptus—not potpourri-esque. The region was gifted a new steakhouse by a beloved brand and we found more reasons to … Muffins and Lemon-Pistachio Loaf in the pastry case. 8:58 a.m. Can we talk about this bread? Kaya butter toast, with a thick layer of pandan leaf and coconut jam sandwiched between two golden slices of fluffy bread, is a must-order. This is very beautiful and very serious food served in a very beautiful and very serious space. THE SETUP: Snack-size Laotian at high-top communal tables, day and night, THE ORDER: Boat noodles, khao soi, moutsayhang (spiced pork-and-rice bites), shrimp bites. There are so damn many of them all over the country, and for the most part they succumb to copying one another. Its sheer popularity should make it a maddening place (and a maddening choice for best new restaurant). Here are the best new restaurants of 2019 in each city across the US. Here are the spots we’re obsessed with, whether for the food, the drinks, the vibe, or the mission behind it all. Then, because I was confident that this soap would improve my life, I ordered it on the flight home. You can make a meal out of gulf shrimp showered in bottarga breadcrumbs or steamed mussels in smoky tomato broth—this is not a town that messes with dainty bar snacks. Course 8: Beneath the tangle of agretti (a chive-like Italian vegetable), there’s roast lamb loin, and next to it is a pool of blackened sunchoke purée. But the particular brand of radical generosity on display at Tailor, the brick-and-mortar evolution of chef Vivek Surti’s beloved Nashville pop-up, exists on a higher plane. Turns out, you can have all that, with a flawless caviar-topped omelet too. Go all in at night: a whole Jidori chicken, risotto thickened with bone marrow, a chocolate soufflé with Chartreusey ice cream riding shotgun. Get the recipe: The tasting menu option comes with a bowl of this cozy, congee-like porridge. W e hear you—literally. Get tickets to the Hot 10 party. Konbi uses Miyako brand. And the tight, well-curated natural wine list. THE MOVE: You want the (deliciously lard-y) flour tortillas. Restaurants Thai Nolita. He eventually settled in Portland and opened a trailer—Matt’s BBQ—in the parking lot of a pawnshop. I later emailed Onal about the braised artichoke, and she sent me a delicate, multistep recipe involving olives, lemon peel, parsley, mint, and sweet onion. There was so much more I wanted to know about Pang, about Kopitiam. King trumpet mushrooms are grilled over a mix of Japanese binchotan and Pok Pok charcoal for skewers. Get the recipe. The dan dan noodles, the sandwiches with pork belly and five-spice beef, the thousand-layer pancake with egg and cheese—all of it practically shimmering with just-cooked freshness. More. Or maybe I’ll just never leave. Wanna try Matt's BBQ Tacos' food? Not parm; it’s scallops that have been cured, cooked with mushroom scraps and dashi, and then dehydrated and shaved over charred maitake mushrooms. Led by James Beard nominated chef-operator Ben Grupe, Tempus is a serious restaurant full of radiant ideas, surgical execution and, most importantly, delicious food. —A.S. Rezdôra at 27 East Twentieth Street, Someone mentioned this place to me when I was in North Carolina, and I made the stupidly impulsive decision to rent a car and drive seven hours to Alabama on a sweltering Sunday. At both restaurants you’ll have fun, and I’m guessing you weren’t expecting that. After we spent months traveling the country and eating ourselves into a state of jaded, overfed delirium, these 10 restaurants were the places that snapped us out of it. The bran leftover from milling grains into flour is used to make fermented pickles, like this Napa cabbage seasoned with Calabrian chiles and dried anchovies. 2019 | Nolita. Designed to resemble a tree trunk, the bar’s back wall was crafted by Kern Studios, which also carves the Styrofoam figures on Mardi Gras floats. For dessert they make crazy things like Grandpa toast, in which foie gras is shaved onto a piece of well-crisped bread, and it’s exactly what you think a frozen waffle smothered in butter and maple syrup is going to taste like but never does. Deviled eggs are converted into a dip for crudités; chicken wings turn absurdly tender after a braise in pot likker, the liquid you get after you cook collard greens. The pleasure of Matt’s BBQ Tacos is pure and simple: When I think about where I was the happiest on the road this year, my mind immediately goes to sitting in the sunshine (yes, in the Pacific Northwest!) After one slurp of painstakingly handmade noodles in a savory, complex pork blood broth, the restaurant’s roots came through clearly: This is the cooking of Laos, the country the chef’s mother fled after its civil war before resettling in Texas in 1977. And finally I learned her story: how her cooking is influenced by her background as Baba-Nyonya (sometimes called Nyonya or Peranakan), the descendants of Chinese settlers in Malaysia. THE PLAYERS: Chef-owners Akira Akuto and Nick Montgomery, THE SETUP: Daytime-only Japanese sandwich counter, with stellar French pastries, THE ORDER: Layered omelet sandwich, potato salad, chocolate croissant. So not only does this place turn out pastries and coffee and savory food at the highest level, but there’s also a high-key bread program? THE PLAYERS: Chef-owners Jessica Hicks and Daisuke Hughes, THE SETUP: The dream of a sun-soaked bakery/café, THE ORDER: Spiced scrambled eggs with tzatziki, a seasonal Danish, and an Anzac cookie. Oh, and BYOB! One: naming Dallas our restaurant city of the year, which I have a feeling a lot of people in Houston and Austin are, uh, not gonna like. I piled into the place with a bunch of friends and children, and the group devoured the fried Calabash crab claws with Old Bay aioli with such gluttonous alacrity that we had to ask for a second order, and then a third. Always remember: “Simple” doesn’t mean “easy,” and the size of a place is no indication of its ambition. It all starts with the delightful couple who opened it: Rosemary Liss, an artist whose residency at the Nordic Food Lab in Copenhagen involved making a quilt out of dehydrated kombucha mothers, and Will Mester, who was chef de cuisine at the restaurant that used to be in this same space, Bottega. Los Angeles, CA. No one’s complaining. This is not the first restaurant to serve French classics in a cozy, warmly lit, slightly ramshackle bistro setting. These are the restaurants that reminded us just how special dining out can be. The toothy mafaldine I had one night—made from local grains milled in-house and tangled up with morsels of grassy whey-braised Colorado lamb and tender little peas—was the single most exciting plate of pasta I ate this year. Drop in as the sun goes down and kiss a crudité martini (somehow it involves the essence of cucumbers and snap peas, and there’s a cute carrot balancing on the rim) while you opt for a second helping of the blue prawns with the crispy, salty heads or the ethereal micro-tart that pairs a cloud of uni custard with a quenelle of caviar. It’s a place to chow down and loosen up as you distribute warm embraces to friends from the old neighborhood and friends you just met fifteen minutes ago. That neighborhood (Scott’s Addition) is in a city (Richmond) that’s only very recently begun to draw attention as a dining destination. Pizzeria Beddia at 1313 North Lee Street, You’re likely to come across words like ogbono and egusi on the menu at Benne on Eagle, and that’s because it celebrates the debt that Appalachian food owes to African cuisine. Guess what. —Kevin Sintumuang. Alewife at 3120 East Marshall Street, I have grown wary of new Italian restaurants. STREET-STYLE TACOS: Get 'em at Dos Rocas. Wanna try Kopitiam's food? … Toto, we’re not in a food court anymore: Pay attention to the way the foie gras segues into the rice in the kimbap; tune in to that sustained power chord of heat hovering behind the raw fish in the hwedupbap. The brand: Kerzon. We may earn a commission from these links. Wear something nice. Jeff Gordinier, Esquire’s Food & Drinks editor, has been logging countless miles for the past 12 months, crisscrossing this big country looking for the best eats, the best drinks, the best backstories, the best vibes. A musk was hiding in the mignonette. Please don’t hate me. Is there almost too much packed into each bite? The second is Matt’s BBQ Tacos, which opens at 8 a.m., with that brisket and pork belly burnt ends and more smoked meats. The pair built Le Comptoir as an homage to a neighborhood restaurant in Lyon of the same name, which Mester liked so much that he convinced the chef to let him spend a night in the kitchen. And, and, and. Years later, after his mom died, he began hosting Lao pop-ups as a side project (he was a Hewlett-Packard engineer by day), then left his job to open Khao Noodle. Wayan at 20 Spring Street, It's the team-up of the year: Chef Kwame Onwuachi of Kith/Kin in Washington, D.C. and Chef Cédric Vongerichten of Wayan in New York are cooking up something good to help us celebrate 38 years of Best New Restaurants. By Stacey Leasca. Dear John’s, the deliciously retro brainchild of chef Hans Röckenwagner and his wife and business partner, Patti, as well as chef Josiah Citrin, is a time capsule with a shelf life: The building will be torn down in April 2021. These Are the Best New Restaurants of 2019, According to Food&Wine. —J.K. 8:43 a.m. I’m at Ochre Bakery, and the first thing I’m eating today is a danish, the crumbly, deep-golden pastry barely holding on to the squiggles of still-juicy rhubarb in the center. Pizzeria Beddia would probably snatch a spot on this list for the mere fact that it has a party room where you can throw down with magnums of wine and a “hoagie omakase experience,” as the place advertises it. This article appears in the Winter '20 issue of Esquire. Like the Lyonnaise original, the scrappiness of the Le Comptoir operation is its charm. Moutsayhang is a play on Hawaii’s Spam musubi. When a cool, new restaurant opens, the buzz is deafening. At a time when design trends come and go so fast (ahem, pink neon), it’s unusual to step into a space with such a deep sense of character. How her cooking connects her back to her family. Posted Dec. 13, 2019 & filed under Food and Drink . But I didn’t (obviously). Alta Adams. The restaurant, owned by chef Chris Hodge, serves tacos, nachos, burritos, and rice bowls free of dairy, eggs, and, of course, meat. Its sheer popularity should make it a maddening place (and a maddening choice for best new restaurant). 24 New Restaurants and Pop-Ups to Try Around Boston. We’ve done the legwork. A greasy slice has its charm, but partaking of a civilized meal before a game or after work … Outside of lunch hours, Ochre is open all day for espresso and pastries. Showing off the interior for maximum photogenic-ness. Course 4: As a play on Caesar salad, the plate is streaked with sea urchin, clam-infused buttermilk dressing, and romaine brushed with ramp vinegar then grilled. She knows how to mix a delicious cocktail, sure, but what makes Chelsea Gregoire such a game changer at Baltimore’s True Chesapeake Oyster Co. (where she's also the general manager) is her radical, generous-spirited approach to inclusiveness: Her actual goal is to make sure that everyone feels at home. The Kir Royale (right) comes in a Nick & Nora glass with subtle lace etching made by British company Steelite. Don't see your favorite new place on the list? It’s a hang. Bullard at 813 Southwest Alder Street, Wayan is like a round of love texts that ping back and forth between Cédric Vongerichten (son of French-born global gastro-deity Jean-Georges) and his wife, Ochi, who grew up in Indonesia. Orange County’s Best New Restaurants of 2019 . Max Leonard’s housemade bread comes served with Smoky Carrot Dip, Beet and Hazelnut Dip, and Hummus With Pistachio Dukkah. THE PLAYERS: Chef-owner Kelly Whitaker, culinary director Sean Magallanes, chefs de cuisine Kodi Simkins and Sean May, pastry chef Jeb Breakell, THE SETUP: Handmade pasta and robata, so well executed that it works, THE ORDER: House pickles, chicken skewers, any pasta, large-format pork ribs. Best restaurants in Arkansas 2019. And nowhere else are you going to eat sweets like the ones created by pastry chef Paola Velez, who deserves a James Beard Award nomination for trailblazing a way to serve habanero peppers as a dessert—accompanied by tres leches cake and elderflower snow. Longoven is the most unlikely standout fine-dining restaurant in America. by Pamela Denney, ... there’s a fourth new restaurant — Elemento Neapolitan Pizza — and downtown, Hu Hotel, formerly the Madison Hotel, has launched an upscale diner and renovated its rooftop space for year-round food and drinks. Best Dining in New York City, New York: See 1,424,956 Tripadvisor traveler reviews of 13,324 New York City restaurants and search by cuisine, price, location, and more. Not a good feeling. Comedor has something called “masa spaetzel” that I want served to me in a bucket when I’m on my deathbed, and it’s got a chocolate tamal for dessert that I expect to encounter if I make it to heaven. In 2019, the most wildly creative restaurants to open in years took their respective cities by storm, beloved old-timers continued to rack up new legions of fans and health-conscious diners were provided with more options than ever before. Via Carota. Mester didn’t want to be the type of chef who oversees lots of stations; the kitchen is just he and his sous-chef, Kelsey Martin, who runs point on the bread and baked goods. But even if you simply dine with the regular crowd, chef Joe Beddia’s geeked-out approach to cheese-and-crust mastery (a recent summer pie involved New Jersey peaches and a garlic-thyme cream), on-the-nose appetizers like a bowl of Judion beans bathing in olive oil, and a gently curveballing wine list mean that you will only fail to enjoy your dinner if you happen to be dead inside. (It’s not even on Amazon!) Gretchen Kurz-April 3, 2019. Benne on Eagle. What’s to hate about that? 8 Tempus. There was anchovy broth loaded with rustic hand-cut noodles for pan mee; fried belacan wings coated in caramelized shrimp paste; squishy squares of honeycomb cake. at one of the picnic tables next to the trailer, folding up the most irrefutably delicious tacos one after the next, pausing only to dip a fresh-fried tortilla chip into creamy queso. Seven-month-old Yuka Hughes scrutinizes the offerings. This is a collection of the best new restaurants that opened in St. Louis this year. This winter Vicedomini followed that up with not one but two new spots, both of which show off his legendary brisket, simply seasoned but expertly smoked, low and slow, over oak for 10-to-12 hours. Making noodles from scratch isn't easy or fast, but Sirisavath says you can taste the labor and the love that goes into them. THE MOVE: Time your visit around 9:30 to (try and) snag one of the 36 chocolate croissants. It’s worth the trip. But after decades of unsung brilliance behind the scenes with chefs like Michael Mina, Carson has inspired late bloomers everywhere with the vision and precision of his cooking at Bon Temps. From bar food to fine-dining establishments, you can't go wrong at any of these places. This story begins with hand soap. At Sushi Note (a name which could be viewed as an allusion to musical notes, or a note slipped under a door, or even the Blue Note record label), chef Kiminobu Saito tailors each bite of his omakase offering to the rhythms of conversation and whim, in the spirit of the American jazz masters he reveres. And while the restaurant industry certainly looks different now, due to the novel coronavirus pandemic, a bevy of new restaurants have persevered and have managed to open their doors over the past few months to new customers. Kwame Onwuachi—who came back from early failure to score big with his cooking at Kith/Kin and the publication of his essential memoir, Notes from a Young Black Chef—has become a leader in an ongoing conversation about where we’ve come from and where we’re headed. Or that he brought on the Michelin-starred pastry chef Jeb Breakell to whip up as-fascinating-as-they-are-lovable desserts? Second, this is less a defined space and more a multiroom wonderland, with a sunny patio, elegant parlor rooms, and a cozy bar that feels straight out of a Hollywood movie set. By now, she has utterly recharged a restaurant that had vanished from the conversation. Portland, OR. Chef-owner Jessica Hicks decorates the Lemon-Pistachio Loaf. The small menu is chock full of noodles, rice dishes, and more plates inspired by the Baba-Nyonya food Pang ate growing up in Malaysia. May 21, 2019 Advertisement. And while the Eater 38 is a crucial resource covering top destinations and neighborhood essentials across the city, it is not a chronicle of the ‘it’ places of the moment and the most promising new openings. Commence the evening with a mezcal pickleback infused with charred corn and smoked chiles and you’ll be drifting through the Hill Country before you know it. Go now. We’re aware that Kwame Onwuachi’s Kith/Kin opened about two years ago, but we’re stretching the boundaries of “newness” here because it would be a travesty not to raise a toast to the audacity and originality of his cooking down by the Wharf. Guests can choose between a lively bar area and a more formal and sedate dining room. Mirazur (Menton ... A Year of Dreams Deferred 2020 saw many aspiring entrepreneurs hit pause on plans for new restaurants … It’s about having a place where you feel immediately welcomed. By Denise Mickelsen September 25, 2019 This is the thing about Konbi, a tiny sandwich shop that has received, since before it even opened, an inordinate amount of attention. Sirisavath and his friends designed and built out Khao's space themselves. The Chocolate-Hazelnut Cookies are too small to share (at least that’s what we told ourselves). Eem. Small dishes help create a Lao street food experience. We've adapted these addictive ribs so you can make them at home with excellent results. Comedor at 501 Colorado Street, Nothing surprised me more this year than cruising along a dark patch of the Pacific Coast Highway and finding myself in a space as sexy as some next-wave bistronomy outpost in Provence. But Khao Noodle Shop is not a restaurant that looks only to the past. So in my attempt to understand what exactly the chef and owner Donny Sirisavath was trying to do, it was easiest just to order them all. Egg yolk ravioli with ham, peas, and brown butter, The restaurant’s ever-changing chalkboard menu, Roast chicken with fried potatoes and mojo rojo. The burger is very good, but what I kept daydreaming about after visiting Billy Durney’s ode to the old New York were the croquettes (which tasted like ham and cheese and rye from a corner bodega by way of Barcelona), and the wedge salad with a rasher of bacon as big as a baseball bat, and the confidence of the Hemingway daiquiri—as though the bartender understands that this is a tavern, damn it, and the cocktails matter. So Do Black-Owned Businesses. Find the best Restaurants near you on Yelp - see all Restaurants open now and reserve an open table. The long-overdue rise of African-American chefs around the country is the most exciting culinary movement in the world. 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