• Hell freezes over: Rocco DiSpirito says he's been in talks with restaurateur— and onetime enemy—Jeffrey Chodorow about opening a new restaurant. [GS]
• The Standard Grill started up breakfast service today. [TFB]
New York isn't the only magazine with a "Cheap Eats" issue on newsstands this week. It seems Time Out New York has got one, too. [TONY]
• The latest urban food fight: fruit vendors are now squaring off. [NYT]
• It's Bastille Day! Here are a few places to go to celebrate. [GS]

• The Orchard bar on the LES is up for rent, if you're interested. [GS]
• The Museum of the City of New York is opening an outdoor speakeasy. [NYT]
• Comida on the UWS is the latest restaurant to close due to a fire. [Eater]
• Where are April Bloomfield (The Spotted Pig) and Anita Lo (Annisa) right now? They're hunting wild boar in northern China, naturally. [TFB]