Nabe News: March 18

Posted on: March 18th, 2011 at 1:30 pm by

Bohemian icon Hotel Chelsea might go (partially) condo [NY Post via Curbed]

The long-quiet corner of Bleecker and Laguardia, formerly home to Senor Swanky’s, has just birthed GMT Tavern [Eater; Previously]

Dining out in this decade means increased decibel levels.  Or as Cityroom most eloquently puts it, “entering a wall of sound surpassing Phil Spector’s.” [Cityroom]

Hawa Smoothies opens an outpost at 181 East Broadway [Grub St]

Other East Village signs that could, but likely won’t, cause public outcry a la Hot Chicks Room [EV Grieve]

First it was hipster traps, now it’s Bridge & Tunnel traps [Gothamist]

Unfinished Allen Street Hotel is reportedly put up for sale [Lo-Down; Previously]

Matt Pinfield is returning to MTV in a revival of 120 Minutes [NY Press]



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