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Signs of Life at The Highliner in the Old Empire Diner Space

It's been a while since we checked in with The Highliner, the new project in the old Empire Diner space. It was originally slated to debut in September of last year, then early January, and now, finally, the paper is off and it might actually be close to opening its doors to Chelsea. According to the permits in the window, the Gotham City Restaurant Group, of Coffee Shop fame, are still on board. But will it still be an all-hours diner similar to Empire, but with a "Coffee Shop flavor"? Will they bring back the iconic Empire State Building statue that once adorned the roof? Is it really going to be called The Highliner? Only time will tell.
— reporting by Jackie Goldstein
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The Highliner

210 10th Avenue, New York, NY 10027 212 206 6206

The Coffee Shop

29 Union Square West, Manhattan, NY 10003 (212) 243-7969 Visit Website

Empire Diner

210 10th Avenue, Manhattan, NY 10011 (212) 335-2277 Visit Website

The Highliner

210 10th Ave., New York, NY 10011