Chris Santos Chooses 146 Essex for New Restaurant

Posted on: July 13th, 2010 at 6:24 am by

Boogie commenter Pete helps us piece together the location of Chris Santos’ latest nightlife venture.  It appears as though the Stanton Social owner chose the old M. Katz & Sons real estate at 146 Essex Street, which is currently undergoing the necessary renovations.

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This definitely makes sense, considering the design firm Hecho, Inc. is at the helm of the project.  Hecho not only designed the Stanton Social, but also The Box, Spitzer’s Corner, and Marshall Stack.

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And according to the New York Post, this as yet untitled, “more serious, more sophisticated” restaurant should see a fall opening. Meanwhile, the plywood has quietly vanished from 146 Essex Street. But inside, it’s full speed ahead.

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