NORTHEAST: Meat-lovers, gird your loins now: Podnah's Pit BBQ pitboss Rodney Muirhead has announced that he'll be smoking his famous prime rib for dinner service on Father's Day. As people usually go bat-shit crazy for the stuff, Eater recommends you get in early for your go at a one-pound steak.
E. BURNSIDE: With the recent shutter of his tony Pearl sushi spot Hiroshi, Hiro Ikegaya, as expected, is bringing his knife work to his more casual tapas joint Mirakutei. Per the Facebooks: "Hiro Ikegaya has officially made his way over to Mirakutei! His renowned OMAKASE SUSHI offerings are now on the menu. Limited seats are available. Be sure to make a reservation to enjoy this delectable experience." [Facebook]
DOWNTOWN: WWeek reports that a late-night pop-up restaurant hilariously named Sloppy Town has invaded Geraldi’s Italian Eating Place from 5pm to 3am, Thursdays through Saturdays. On the menu: Sloppy joes, sloppy tacos... you get the drift. [WW]