Plus: Sneak peek of Postmasters gallery; another clue that a block of northwest Tribeca is coming down; Gigino closed for a bit of construction; checking in on American Cut and Sweetgreen; Flor de Sol space; Dylan Prime. / 27 comments
Plus: A clue about the Flor de Sol space; Macy Gray; 250 West's $42 million penthouse; Aamanns-Copenhagen outdoor seating; dairy visit; Dig Inn; a soothing tea. / 1 comment
Plus: Jem Fabric Warehouse's closing sale; something happening at the old Flor de Sol space?; subway entrance; TriBattery Pops; a wine tip.
Plus: Verizon nearly done with post-Sandy improvements; Tribeca Film Festival; 137 Franklin progress; kudos to Clementine; "The Pathos of Things" at Carriage Trade. UPDATE: Flor de Sol is reopening AboCa.
I don't know Gee Whiz well enough to know if that jibes with what's written above...? — Erik Torkells / Seen & Heard: Gee Whiz’s Downsizing Is Bigger Than We Thought
I was in Gee Whiz on Sunday, and the lady at the front said that they're keeping the room to... — Donna / Seen & Heard: Gee Whiz’s Downsizing Is Bigger Than We Thought
Do you mean the one at Church and Park Place or the one at Broadway and Thomas? (Either way, the... — Erik Torkells / Seen & Heard: Gee Whiz’s Downsizing Is Bigger Than We Thought
Does that mean the Pret that's a block away will be closing? — Makes you go "hmmm..." / Seen & Heard: Gee Whiz’s Downsizing Is Bigger Than We Thought
Are the gates closed and locked during the day? — Sean Newman / In the News: The North Cove Marina Docks Are Now Off Limits
a. you cannot see any of this from the street b. how about we allow them to complete the construction... — MichaelM / Seen & Heard: Gee Whiz’s Downsizing Is Bigger Than We Thought
It's a Pret a Manger. — Erik Torkells / Seen & Heard: Gee Whiz’s Downsizing Is Bigger Than We Thought
What was discussed: Pier 26 concerts (including a third one by Fun.), the Tribeca Family Festival, sidewalk-café licenses, and more. / 2 comments
Also on Community Board 1's January agendas: New restaurant/bar on W. Broadway; Asphalt Green report; Pier 26 update; the demo of the building next to the old American Stock Exchange; susheria that once had barfing patrons; Remix/Quest; a gazillion street events.
Details (including sample menus and floor plans) on Bill Telepan's restaurant, a chocolate-themed restaurant on Franklin, the pan-Latin place coming to Church, a new restaurant on Murray, and Centrico's and Flor de Sol's replacements.
Also on Community Board 1's January agendas: a 15-year-old restaurant appears to be closing; Tribeca is getting another Mexican restaurant; a new bar/restaurant on Franklin Street; a new fitness facility on Church; and more.