APL Folds; The Orchard House Takes Its Place

Posted on: October 28th, 2011 at 11:41 am by

APL was pretty much doomed from the start. Drama involving onetime Paloma chef Camille Beccera wasn’t exactly the perfect first foot on which to start a restaurant business.  Nevertheless, the ill-conceived and confusingly-themed eatery at 146 Orchard Street powered through the negativity and opened last May. Five months later, it’s now finished.  Another feather in the Quickie Closures hat.

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Grub St reported yesterday afternoon that the space will soon birth a newer restaurant called The Orchard House.  It’ll pretty much remain the same, from decor to the New American style of cuisine.

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