Danny Meyer in Harlem; El Morocco in Washington Heights

• Danny Meyer is being courted to open a café in Harlem. [NYT]

• The restaurant world’s royalty showed up at the opening of Alain Ducasse’s Benoit last week; Geoffrey Zakarian said his new West 44th Street restaurant should open in January. [NYP]

• Don’t worry about safety at Studio B’s new rooftop area, since the wire mesh encircling it totally makes it look not at all dangerous. [New York Shitty]

• The legendary nightlife destination El Morocco has reemerged as a Latino-oriented dance club in Washington Heights. [NYDN]

• Skipping entrées and eating appetizers only is the best way to sample a chef’s work and cut back on calories. [WSJ]

• What’s new, pussycat? Apparently lots, as the owner of the building housing the Pussycat Lounge has sold it to the owner of the club for a measly $2.5 million. [Real Estate/NYO]

Crave Ceviche Bar, which was already damaged by the midtown crane collapse, has been saved from demolition by a judge. [NYP]

• Gordon Ramsay will spend Mother’s Day with his wife and mum. [NYDN]