Van Leeuwen Takes to the Streets
  • Welcome news for ice cream snobs: A Van Leeuwen mobile ice cream truck is now serving Slow Food-approved desserts in SoHo. Three dollar bills and two quarters gets you a small cup. [Eater]
  • Party promoter Danny A will try to sex up the Plaza's Rose Club, which overlooks the hotel's lobby. (Assuming you find Ron Burkle sexy, that is.) [NY Post]
  • Forget the Black Card: A Burger King Gold Card allows celebrities a bottomless trough of free burgers. [Serious Eats]
  • A Voce chef de cuisine Luke Ostrom is taking over for the restaurant's departed head chef Andrew Carmellini. [NYT]
  • Oceana will move from its current East 54th Street digs to the McGraw-Hill building in Rockefeller Center next year. [NY Times]