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Mexicue Will Open Restaurants In Chelsea and Chinatown

Mexicue BBQ truck will be opening 2 restaurants, starting with one in Chelsea this summer. Read more at Grub Street…

Mexicue Will Open Restaurants in Chelsea and Chinatown — Grub Street New York.

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New Latin Luncheonette Coppelia Expanding Hours

Here’s a story from Eater about the new Latin diner Coppelia located at 207 W 14th Street. They’re expecting to have a full bar soon and will be expanding their hours to 24/7…

“What’s the best thing on the menu? The huevos rancheros, because you can order them any time. We have a Cuban sandwich with shredded pork and ham, and it’s delicious. There’s also a similar sandwich called a pan con lechon and they put smoked pieces of pork rind in there, so when you bite into the sandwich, there’s some crunch and it’s delicious.”

via Ricardo Palafox, Manager of Hot Latin Diner Coppelia – The Gatekeepers – Eater NY.

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The Limelight To Become A Department Store

The Limelight will soon be home to just a single department store after failing to succeed as a mini-mall. The new department store could open as soon as September. Go to DNA info for more…

“The only problem was the lack of size to really execute it properly,” Menashe told the Journal, explaining that he’d need something closer to 100,000 square feet than the property’s 30,000 “to do the marketplace correctly.”

via Department Store Coming To Ever-Changing Limelight Space – DNAinfo.com.

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Photos of The New High Line

The highly anticipated Phase 2 of the High Line will be opening in June. Though access right now is by invitation only, Gothamist has posted some interesting pictures taken from adjoining rooftops.  See the pictures here…

via Exclusive: Illicit Photos of High Line Phase II: Gothamist.

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High Line On Track To Grow

The second part of the High Line, running from 20th to 30th Street, is set to open in June, connecting the Meatpacking District with West Chelsea. Here’s the complete story from The Villager…

“With twice as much park to enjoy, we are looking forward to introducing our neighbors to new design features,” said Joshua David, co-founder of Friends of the High Line. The new section will include the High Line’s very first lawn, located between 22nd and 23rd Sts.”

via High Line on track to grow; Whitney is breaking ground.

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Inside The New Highliner Diner

Grub Street has the first pictures inside The  Highliner. Take a look at the makeover…..

“Milte respectfully preserved the diner’s exterior, but as you can now see in our slideshow, the interior is quite a bit brighter than it was pre-renovation.”

via First Look at the Highliner’s Makeover of the Empire Diner — Grub Street New York.

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Cuban-Influenced Diner Coppelia Opens on 14th Street

Reasonably priced Cuban comfort food in a diner setting hits 14th Street between 7th and 8th Avenues. Here’s the review from the New York Press…

“Upon hearing Julian Medina of Toloache and Yerba Buena fame was opening a Nuevo-Latin style diner in Chelsea, my original thought was, “Oh boy, another expensive comfort food place in Manhattan.” Luckily I was way off.”

via El Nuevo ClásicoReview of Coppelia 207, a Nuevo-Latin style diner in Chelsea.

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