79 Macdougal Street, Greenwich Village
Status: Opening tonight
Phone calls confirm that the third branch of the Mermaid family and neighborhood game changer, Mermaid Oyster Bar will open tonight in the former Smith's space on Macdougal. Menu highlights include fish/shrimp/chorizo soft tacos, classics like tagliatelle fra diavolo, grilled fish, and Mermaid Inn standbys like the Lobster sandwich and Old Bay fries. Check it.
Previous Reading: EaterWire: Mermaid Inn Oyster Bar, 8/03/09; Fall Tracking: The Top 9 Neighborhood Game Changers, 9/03/09
Further Reading: NYM, Thrillist, The Feed