Eating & Drinking: Monday Edition

cityfile · 01/26/09 03:27PM

Armin Amiri's Socialista is closing for good, and Giuseppe Cipriani, of course, is partly to blame. [Page Six]
• Everything you missed at yesterday's porkfest, Cochon 555. [Eater, TFB]
• Masa Matsushita has returned to Matsugen for the next three months. [JGV]
Tim Zagat chats with the Post about Restaurant Week. [NYP]
Adam Platt gives two stars apiece to 10 Downing and West Branch. [NYM]
Wass Stevens has landed himself a role in a BlackBerry commercial. [GS]
• More bad news for chef Gordon Ramsay: His empire is supposedly "crumbling," and he's also been banned from Mario Batali's restaurants for calling him "fanta pants." [NYP, Guardian]