Bar Artisanal Sued; BYOB to the Oyster Bar


A Philadelphia food purveyor is suing Bar Artisanal for debts left from Trigo, alleging that only the restaurant's name has changed. [NYP]

The Grand Central Oyster Bar accidentally let its liquor license expire, so its currently BYOB. [Eater]

Alfama has closed for good. [Fork in the Road/VV]

A Long Island Mister Softee vendor is accused of selling cocaine along with soft serve. [NYP]

McDonald's is launching the Angus Deluxe, its first new burger since 2001. [Ad Age]

Mobster Anthony "Fat Tony" Rabito has been banned by the FBI from some of his favorite restaurants, including Rao's. [NYP]

Los Angeles is suffering from a rare fruit-fly infestation. [NYP]