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Acme Owners Eye Former Lucky Cheng's Space

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Jean-Marc Houmard and Jon Neidich, who own Indochine and surprise-of-the-year Acme, are now planning a restaurant and lounge in the old Lucky Cheng's space on First Avenue. EV Grieve notices that Houmard and Neidich applied for a liquor license at that address. Hui Chi Lee, another Indochine partner, is also involved in this new concept.

Lucky Cheng's recently moved to Midtown, leaving a humongous restaurant and nightlife space up for grabs. Houmard and Neidich certainly know how to create restaurants with strong lounge/nightlife components, and they know how to fill big spaces, so this could be a good fit. Of course, nothing is set in stone just yet. The CB3/SLA licensing committee meeting is next Monday.
· Acme-Indochine Owners Aiming to Take Over Lucky Cheng's Space [EV Grieve]
· All Coverage of Acme [~ENY~]
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ACME

9 Great Jones Street, Manhattan, NY 10012 (212) 203-2121 Visit Website

Indochine

430 Lafayette Street, Manhattan, NY 10003 (212) 505-5111 Visit Website

The Old Lucky Cheng's Space

24 First Ave., New York, NY

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