Chicken Wings

Elijah Wood Chicken Wing Eating Contest at Epstein’s?

Posted January 8, 2010 at 9:02 am

Many thanks to EV Grieve for passing along this most important Lower East Side news.  If this tweet is accurate, last night Elijah Wood reportedly hosted a chicken wings eating contest entitled “Lord of the Wings” at Epsteins.  It is known that Frodo Baggins occasionally hangs at this frat hole, but this type of event […]

Mario’s Pizza Now Serving at 147 East Houston

Last modified January 17, 2010 at 1:29 pm

Well, the wait is over. No more dilly-dallying.  Nearly a month after first revealing its trademark-infringing signage, (super) Mario’s Pizza is now serving slices, burgers, and wings at 147 East Houston.  We ambled past during dinnertime last night and saw a bunch of people sitting on the bar stools and eating in the booths. Have […]

Super Mario Signage for Mario’s Pizza

Posted November 17, 2009 at 6:36 am

Although not yet serving the neighborhood, Mario’s Pizza at 147 East Houston (formerly Chickpea) just gained some flashy, trademark-infringing signage.  The folks at Nintendo probably wouldn’t be too happy if they saw this – clearly a Super Mario Steal.  Nevertheless, the pizzeria-cum-burger-joint-cum-wings-spot will open sometime within the next week.  This latest intel from an employee […]

Coming Soon: Mario’s Pizza to 147 East Houston

Posted October 26, 2009 at 6:11 am

A new all-purpose, all-American grub joint is poised to open at 147 East Houston, just over a month after Chickpea vacated the premises.  Mario’s Pizza will feature everything from pizza and pasta, to burgers and chicken wings.  While the marquee still reflects the prior tenant, the new decal lettering is already on the glass doors. […]