Sushi Tatsu on Franklin and the Wayfarer on Greenwich. Plus: Parking abuse outside a school; construction at the Verizon Building; comptroller survey on noise. / 10 comments
Discussed: High-end sushi on Franklin Street; Maman's Tribeca outpost; White Street's proposed sidewalk café; Tara of Tribeca on Warren; renaming the southernmost block of Sixth Avenue; the restaurant taking the Dean's space; more. / 2 comments
This makes a lot more sense: The Japanese restaurant opening on Franklin will be helmed by a chef from Sushi Yasuda and designed by a Pritzker Prize–winning architect, with a whiskey bar in the basement. / 1 comment
The developer wants to change the street's name. Also on CB1’s September agendas: A restaurant in the Dean's space; mysterious Franklin Street restaurant; fancy Seaport cinema; Starbucks beer/wine; another generator on 60 Hudson setback; Tara of Tribeca; more. / 3 comments
Option 3 can kick rocks, as far as I'm concerned. — Doug / Seen & Heard: Proposals for the South End Avenue Arcades
Nope. I've never anything about it directly from a PR firm, only from other news sources, so I suspect we'll... — Erik Torkells / Seen & Heard: Proposals for the South End Avenue Arcades
Any idea about the restaurant in the Tommie? Is that opening soon also? — J / Seen & Heard: Proposals for the South End Avenue Arcades
Wowzers, and I thought my Sundays were mucho-exciting! Looks like I am going to have to up my game. — Jim Smithers / In the News: Sphere Sculpture Will Be Moved to Liberty Park
Take your slow time. So glad I had my drapes drawn - could have been an unfortunate Arne Svenson redux.... — Jim Smithers / Where in Tribeca…?
Hey Mike....... This is incredible!!!!!!! Lots of good luck to you! Hopefully I will get to NY so I can... — Bobbie Mendelsohn / New Kid on the Block: City Vineyard
Correct! Stars to follow.... — Erik Torkells / Where in Tribeca…?
Plus: Was Pakistan Tea House closed by the DOH?; yesterday's military flyover (and helicopter noise in general); Japanese restaurant update; "The Affair" shooting yet again; open call for non-professional actors; NYC Rescue Mission gets a big donation.
If it's related to the three restaurants in Brooklyn with the same name, it's going to be fairly undistinguished—the kind of place that also serves Thai food and fried rice. UPDATE: Maybe not? / 4 comments
Plus: Check-cashing joint appears closed; Franklin restaurant dormant; Pier 26 restaurant; 290 West windows; 460 Washington from the west; holiday toy drive; another Wolfgang's Steakhouse. / 2 comments