FOOD: Umami Burger’s NYC Outpost, The Brewed in Brooklyn Tour, and Where to Eat This Weekend in NYC [8/9-8/11]


[Photo from NY Daily News]

Umami Burger has finally come to the East Coast – check out the new West Village outpost and see what you think. (NY Daily News)

Stop by the UES Shake Shack location for some French fries – starting yesterday, they’ve swapped out their frozen fries and have replaced them with fresh-cut ones. (Serious Eats)

While you can, feast at Recette’s Summer Supper from 5:30-7:30 pm – where one snack, two plates, and one dessert at the adorable West Village eatery will only set you back $40. (Zagat)

You can still catch the last weekend of Restaurant Week – here’s our pick for the season. (NYC Go)

Learn about the history of brewing with the Brewed in Brooklyn tour this Saturday, August 10 [make sure you get your advance tickets!]. (Brooklyn Exposed)

Also this Saturday, Carroll Gardens is having a Neighborhood Eats tour – eat your way through a guided tour of this gem of a neighborhood. (Brooklyn Exposed)

Head to Bushwick’s Pine Box Rock Shop this Saturday for the Vegan Shop-Up for all your gluten-free and vegan needs. (Brooklyn Based)

Also in Bushwick – this Sunday, go hog wild at Roberta’s Whole Hog Roast and Food Art Auction. (Brooklyn Based)