Shanghai beef short ribs are braised in red wine, apricot and star anise reduction and served with potato gratin and grilled gai lan. B-bop is a hot stone pot filled with rice, an egg and mixed vegetables. Reservations accepted. Lunch Wed.-Mon., dinner daily, brunch Sat.-Sun. Credit cards. $$
Rebellion's soulful spin on Creole cuisine and modern flair in classic cocktails is served in a space that from 1965-73 held the studio of the late Cosimo Matassa, when the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee produced the Meters' seminal funk sound. Drink menu highlights include Moscow Mule, seasonal libations and wine flights. Open daily. Full restaurant menu. Happy hour 3 p.m.-7 p.m. daily.