Broadway Family Mart has opened on Broadway and 108th Street, the former home of a newsstand that closed about a year ago. (The seating is for Fumo next door.) Thanks to Roadskater for the tip.
Miss Saigon, a Vietnamese restaurant, has opened at 928 Amsterdam Avenue, near 106th Street, the former home of Uncle Luoyang. They have all sorts of pho just in time for winter. Check out the menu here. Thanks to Kimberly for the tip.
A chicken restaurant called Chick Chick is opening at 618 Amsterdam Avenue, at 90th Street next to Edible Arrangements. It’s listed on Yelp as an Asian fusion restaurant. The super in the building says it will probably open in a month or two. Tipster Rachel says she had heard from workers that it will have ramen. Thanks also to Judith for the tip.
Indian restaurant Anar has opened in the former NY Brat Factory at 933 Amsterdam Avenue and 106th Street. Right now, they’re serving food inside and doing takeout and delivery. Anar means pomegranate and the chefs say that that fruit inspires their cooking. Check out the menu here. Thanks to Kimberly for the tip.
Pastrami Queen is now set to open at 138 West 72nd Street, the former home of Fine & Schapiro, on December 1, according to the website. We last wrote about it here.