“LET’S SEE, WHAT ELSE” AT POCO
Wednesdays at 8pm
Local comedians Tom Delgado and Missy Baker host a new batch of both rising and established comedians in this restaurant’s intimate downstairs cellar every week (there’s a bar down there, relax!) -- which means you could quite literally be rubbing elbows with reputable comics like Nick Vatterott (Comedy Central, Late Night With Jimmy Fallon) and SNL cast member Sasheer Zamata.
"Smoked Truffle Mac & Cheese
Local gourmands have spoken: Poco owner Sara Grizzle was declared the winner of the Natural Gourmet Institute’s vegan mac and cheese cook-off in October. And now New Yorkers can taste the winning recipe any night of the week at her Alphabet City restaurant. Expect a big bowl of oversized shells mixed with cashew cheese, roasted broccoli, sautéed mushrooms, and garlic spinach covered with a crunchy layer of truffled panic."
Des-gin entrepreneurs Alex Levin and Andrew Maruska, featured here in their final Side Hustle episode, keep building their following despite delays... (video)