This is a press release that just came into the Eater inbox:
Ace Watanasuparp and Chai Huadwattana owners of Spot Dessert Bar with Pichet Ong and OBAO announce their new fall restaurant as yet un-named; an Asian American barbecue restaurant presided over by not just 1, but 2 celebrity chef consultants, Todd English and Ian Chalermkittichai. The restaurant, being designed by Roy Nachum, is scheduled to open in November at 647 Ninth Avenue (45-46 Sts.) is on 2 levels and will have 140 seats. Both Todd and Ian are working via Skype on their sides of the menu which will pair American barbecue with Asian flavors and cooking techniques.The parts that we like are in bold.
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