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New York City Restaurants Open Outposts in the Hamptons This Summer

The coronavirus has pushed restaurateurs to creatively expand offerings amid pandemic-related restrictions and financial pressure But many of those venturing to the East End this summer are doing so with less financial risk by limiting themselves to delivery from the city or by partnering with a hotel. In the case of veteran New York and […]

Celebrity chef David Burke on New Jersey Gov. Murphy delaying indoor dining plan

New Jersey’s Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy delays plans to allow indoor dining. Watch Chef David Burke on Cavuto Live discussing this turn of events in the New Jersey restaurant industry. Click here to see the video on FoxNews.com.

INTERVIEW: Chef David Burke On Honest Plate, Sustainability, #CookinDB, #FeedtheHeroes And More

Internationally acclaimed Chef David Burke‘s latest endeavor focuses on plant-forward dishes – that will be available right here in the Hamptons. Chef Burke has partnered with Honest Plate to create flavorful meals exclusively for the Hamptons-based clean eating, plant forward and Whole30 diet oriented prepared meal service.  We recently caught up with Chef Burke about the […]

COVID-19: NJ’s Chef Burke On Indoor Dining Amid Outbreak

Chef David Burke, a Jersey native, continues to dish out the goods despite COVID-19’s impact on the restaurant industry. “I’m optimistic that we’ll finish out the year nice and strong,” Chef David Burke said. “Even finishing in a breakeven, that’s fine.” Chef Burke of Hazlet runs four restaurants in the Garden State and several others […]

Best kitchen knives and how to buy them, according to experts

As you’re cooking more at home, upgrading your knives might be on your mind. We asked cookbook authors and culinary experts about finding the best one for your kitchen. Despite large, alluring knife block sets on the market, truly upgrading your cooking game is less about quantity and more about quality. Ask any culinary pro […]

My Five Favorite Meals: David Burke

From France to Singapore to Germany, celebrity chef David Burke shares with us the meals that have mattered the most to him. David Burke was born in Brooklyn and for all his world travel, international success and recognition, he’s New York through and through. Brooklyn is a birthmark. He studied cooking at the Culinary Institute […]

Dinner with a mask: How bacon (and margaritas) helped me overcome my fear of dining out again

Monday marked the return of outdoor dining, and this food writer was ready to get back out there. Sort of. As soon as I could find my purse. And my bra. And my courage. We made it two blocks before I realized I forgot my wallet. When we finally hit the Parkway, en route to […]

VENTANAS chef David Burke named culinary director of Son Cubano in West New York

Been a while since you’ve been to Son Cubano in West New York? If ever there was a time for a revisit ⁠— this is it. Acclaimed chef David Burke has been named culinary director of the modern Cuban restaurant. Burke, a resident of Fort Lee, already helms the kitchens at Ventanas in Fort Lee, Nauti Bar in […]

My First Meal Dining Outside At A Restaurant Since Covid-19

Liz Jeressi visits Drifthouse by David Burke on her first dining out experience since COVID-19. Here’s the restaurant I chose for my first meal out and what my first dinner-out choices were 🙂 I will try to never again take for granted how great it is to dine out. It has never felt better to […]

A pinch of extra personality for Hamptons meal maker

A celebrity chef with connections to Bobby Flay, Bloomingdale’s and President Donald Trump will spice up the menu of a Hamptons-based meal service. Honest Plate – launched in January by husband-and-wife entrepreneurs Ashley and Diana Heather, along with well-known regional chefs Jon Albrecht and Nick Reisini – has recruited culinary king David Burke to cook […]

Celebrity chef David Burke partners with East End meal plan Honest Plate

Celebrity chef David Burke is teaming up with East End meal service Honest Plate to create some exclusive meal options. The dishes will be based off locally sourced ingredients and will be all organic, with much of it grown in Honest Plate’s greenhouse in Riverhead.  Burke is known for his appearances on “Top Chef Masters,” […]

David Burke Orange Lawn Back with New Outdoor Seating

New Jersey is breathing a fresh air of hope this week as the Garden State begins reopening procedures! South Orange restaurant David Burke Orange Lawn is excited to reopen with an all-new garden terrace. Starting Tuesday, June 16th from 5 to 9 PM, the eatery’s new garden terrace will see patrons dining under the stars. The terrace is in compliance with New […]

Q&A David Burke, David Burke Restaurants, NYC

Blurring the lines between chef, artist, entrepreneur and inventor, world-renowned chef David Burke is one of the leading pioneers in American cooking today. His fascination with ingredients and the art of the meal has fueled a thirty-year career marked by creativity, critical acclaim and the introduction of revolutionary products and cooking techniques. From his support of […]

Talking Television, French Cuisine, and More with David Burke

For this week’s episode of The Manual Podcast, Greg, Nicole, and Sam sit down with celebrity chef, author, and restauranteur David Burke. Growing up in New Jersey, Burke says he’s been working in restaurants for almost his whole life. Working his way up from dishwasher, he then decided to enroll in culinary school, receiving his degree from […]

Celebrity Chef Just Opened a Jersey Shore Meat and Seafood Pop-up Shop

Lots of places around New Jersey are slowly but surely starting to reopen. Governor Phil Murphy has opened up the beaches, stores for curbside pick, and even allowed for cookouts to take place on Memorial day weekend. However, we are all still anxiously waiting for the green light to be able to dine in at […]

Name Your Price Weddings in NJ

Here’s an unusual idea that you’ll only find during the Covid-19 crisis, which could only come from the very creative, acclaimed, renowned restaurateur David Burke, whose Drifthouse and Nauti Bar in Sea Bright are right on the ocean. Chef David Burke is known for his innovative and gutsy solutions to challenging situations – as seen […]

NJ chef David Burke has a new sous chef for at-home cooking — and he’s 3 feet tall

His name is Lefto and he looks remarkably like celebrity chef David Burke of Fort Lee — only much cuter (sorry, chef) and much shorter. And every four or five days you can catch Lefto and Burke giving a casual cooking demonstration on the chef’s social media platforms. Click here to read full article on NorthJersey.com.

David Burke On How Coronavirus Is Impacting The Restaurant Industry

David Burke, chef and restaurateur, spoke with Yahoo Finance about the future of restaurants after the coronavirus pandemic. Click here to watch.

Chef David Burke on how restaurants can reopen and follow social distancing guidelines

Celebrity chef David Burke discussed on “America’s Newsroom” on Tuesday ways he thinks restaurants can reopen amid social distancing guidelines because of the new coronavirus outbreak.  “We’re a resilient group and we’ll figure it out,” Burke said.  Click here to see on FoxNews.com.

Open The “Door Sauce”

On New York Live, the daily lifestyle show giving viewers the best in all things New York, Raina Seitel competes with Chef David Burke to make door sauce- a mixture of sauces and condiments that can be found right in the refrigerator.  Click here to view the video on the NBC New York site.

Chef David Burke Launches #FeedtheHeroes

Chef David Burke, well known for his scrappy New Jersey, never-quit attitude, has launched #FeedtheHeroes, an operation to provide meals to first responders and medical personnel on the frontlines of the pandemic battle in the New Jersey and New York City area. “Chefs, and the restaurant industry as a whole, are like the piano players […]

Second-Day Dishes with Chef David Burke

A lot of us are cooking from home these days, so Raina Seitel meets up with Celebrity Chef David Burke on what to do with your second-day dishes.  Chef David Burke appeared on New York Live, the daily lifestyle show giving viewers the best in all things New York, to give cooking tips for using […]

Service ware takes a strange turn

Restaurants increasingly look for vessels with vibe Ball is in your court Chef and restaurateur David Burke recently opened David Burke at Orange Lawn, a restaurant within Orange Lawn Tennis Club in South Orange, N.J., where he serves “green donuts in a tennis sleeve,” a grab-and-go dessert with spherical donuts inside a repurposed tennis ball […]

14 Restaurants That Prove the Upper East Side is Cool Again

Because the smartest diners aren’t going below 57th Street these days. From standout Italian to world-class sushi, here are the best Upper East Side restaurants to try now. Click here to read on Town&Country.com.

NYC Restaurants Serving Thanksgiving Dinner

More than 3 million Americans will celebrate Thanksgiving this year, according to recent study, and 83 percent of hosts plan on prepping the entire Thanksgiving feast with no help. If cooking a homemade feast isn’t your ideal way of giving thanks, there are several NYC restaurants that are offering a full Thanksgiving feast with all the […]