Zagat* dropped their monthly newsletter for paid subscribers yesterday. It's always a long, mostly informative affair, highlighting what's new and what's of note in the NY restaurant business in a given month. Our favorite section, usually, is at the bottom, where they list venues that have recently closed. While the list is never, ever comprehensive, it's often quite extensive. This month's report has the following venues shuttered:
aka CafeWe believe the youngest of these is Bistro Musée, poor baby, which opened in December; the oldest seems to be long time Thompson St. standby, Soho Steak.
Il Covo dell'Est
La Table O&CO.
Ony (Upper West Side branch only)
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