Hotel Ludlow Peels Plywood to Unveil Its Grand Entrance

Posted on: April 3rd, 2014 at 10:00 am by
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Over in Hell Square, the Ludlow Hotel (aka “The Ludlow”) just axed half of its plywood fence and added glass to its Meatpacking-esque awning. The freshly-revealed exterior carries that same faux-old-world feel as its kin on the Bowery (Sean MacPherson is behind both projects).

In other Ludlow Hotel news, word came down the pike a couple weeks ago that the restaurant to operate on premise will be a French bistro called Dirty French. The endeavor is headed up by the Torrisi team – Mario Carbone, Rich Torrisi, and Jeff Zalaznick – and represents a departure from their usual Italian fare. According to Eater, it’ll debut in early summer.

Website splash page has been stagnant since our first report two months ago, and still promises bookings starting in “springtime.”

Quick, say “Ludlow is dead” three times fast.

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