To Save Midtown Eating places, Occasions Sq. Does A Restaurant Week
Occasions Sq.’s restaurant celebration returns right this moment
With Broadway remaining shut via Could 2021, and plenty of Midtown workplace staff persevering with to work from home, the Occasions Sq. Alliance is placing on a restaurant week beginning right this moment, to help Midtown eating places that proceed to wrestle because of the pandemic.
Style of Occasions Sq. Week runs via Friday, October 30, and features 20 native eating places together with Italian restaurant Tony’s Di Napoli, Ellen’s Stardust Diner, and Gallaghers Steakhouse. The eating places are serving up a three-course $35 prix fixe menu that features an appetizer, a foremost, and a dessert. The prix fixe might be accessible on the eating places, in fact, however they’re additionally being provided for supply and takeout service.
Tony’s has transformed the plaza at West forty third Road and Broadway into an outside eating space replete with checkered tablecloths, although this space requires a reservation by telephone. The Occasions Sq. restaurant week now marks the third restaurant week introduced in latest days together with ones in Harlem and Sunnyside, which each kicked off this week as nicely. As eating places brace for one more potential downturn in enterprise throughout winter months with restricted indoor eating, local people teams are stepping up with occasions like restaurant week to drive extra enterprise to those institutions.
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— Espresso purveyor Brooklyn Roasting Firm has filed for bankruptcy protection and is shutting its remaining two outlets within the Flatiron District and Dumbo. The espresso firm is seeking to hold its wholesale enterprise alive, although.
— FiDi Japanese restaurant Chikarashi Isso is doing a pop-up on the second flooring out of doors terrace of Resort 50 Bowery. The restricted engagement contains a 13-course yakitori omakase that prices $150 per particular person, and is ready by Atsushi Kono, previously of Tori Shin. The pop-up runs Tuesdays via Sundays from 5:30 p.m. to eight:30 p.m.
— The East Village has a brand new taco vacation spot. Los Tacos NYC (to not be confused with Los Tacos No. 1) is situated at 117 East Seventh Road between Avenue A and First Avenue, and opens today.
— Common Greenwich Village pop-up Dame — recognized for its summery English fare and internet hosting a top-notch visitor chef collection on Sundays — is shutting down on October 31. Don’t fret, although, the restaurant is coming in a everlasting means within the spring.
Simply put syrup in my iced espresso as a substitute of on my waffles. At present might be fascinating!
— Khalid El Khatib (@kmelkhat) October 23, 2020