April's 45 Openings & 20 Closings: A (More or Less) Comprehensive List
The shark-infested waters of New York City's restaurant industry are not for the faint of heart. In case you're into keeping tabs, here is a list of those who took the leap and opened new establishments and those who were forced to bow out this month.
The Leopard at Des Artistes: 1 West 67th Street, Lincoln Center, 212-787-8767 The Dutch: 131 Sullivan Street, Soho, 212-677-6200 Gravy: 32 East 21st Street, Gramercy, 212-600-2105 Pop Pub: 83 University Place, Union Square, 212-477-7574 Surfish Bistro: 351 Fifth Avenue, Park Slope, 718-832-8200 two8two Burger: 282 Atlantic Avenue, Carroll Gardens, 718-596-2282 Gotham 50: 208 East 50th Street, Midtown, 212-888-1788 Lloyd's Carrot Cake: 1553 Lexington Avenue, Harlem, 212-831-9156 Tiny's and the Bar Upstairs: 135 West Broadway, Tribeca, 212-374-1135 LTO: 171 East Broadway, Lower East Side, 212-228-3100 Verde Coal Oven: 254 Irving Avenue, Bushwick, 718-381-8800 Qi Bangkok Eatery: 675 Eighth Avenue, Hell's Kitchen, 212-247-8991 Blue Caravan: 467 Columbus Avenue, Upper West Side, 917-720-2014 Physical GraffiTea: 96 St. Marks Place, East Village, 212-477-7334 The Vault at Pfaff's: 643 Broadway, Noho, 212-253-5421 Brushstroke: 30 Hudson Street, Tribeca, 12-791-3771 Little Town NYC: 118A East 15th Street, Union Square, 212-677-6300 116: 116 MacDougal Street, West Village, Trufa: 3431 Broadway, Harlem, 646-522-4142 Shelsky's Smoked Fish: 251 Smith Street, Carroll Gardens, 917-566-0371 Melt Shop: 601 Lexington Avenue, Midtown, 212-759-6358 Bosie Tea Parlor: 10 Morton Street, West Village, 212-352-9900 Love Gelato: 167 Seventh Avenue South, West Village, 212-929-2870 Macaroni Macaroni: 120 MacDougal Street, Greenwich Village, 212-260-2653 Mia Chef Gelataria: 379 Third Avenue, Kips Bay, 212-889-8727 Bad Horse Pizza: 2224 Frederick Douglass Boulevard, Harlem, 212-749-1258 Rucola: 190 Dean Street, Boerum Hill, 718-576-3209 Upright Coffee: 860 Manhattan Avenue, Greenpoint, 415-830-6710 Theater Bar: 114 Franklin Street, Tribeca, 212-334-3633 The Queens Kickshaw: 40-17 Broadway, Astoria, 718-777-0913 Taqueria Downtown: 198 Orchard Street, Lower East Side West End: 813 Eighth Avenue, Hell's Kitchen, 212-707-8986 Thelewala: 112 MacDougal Street, Greenwich Village, 212-614-9100 Vie De France: 96 Orchard Street, Lower East Side, 212-466-2966 Café R: 119 West 31 Street, Midtown West Ba'al Café and Falafel: 71 Sullivan Street, Soho, 646-368-9957 Greensquare Tavern: 5 West 21st Street, Flatiron, 212-929-2468 Rhong-Tiam: 154 Orchard Street, Lower East Side Monument Lane: 103 Greenwich Avenue, West Village, 212-255-0155 Sergimmo Salumeria: 456 Ninth Avenue, Hell's Kitchen, 212-967-4212 Bonfire Chicken & Burgers: 404 Sixth Avenue, West Village, 212-228-2300 Lucky's Famous Burgers: 147 Houston Street, Lower East Side, 212-254-4900 Der Kommissar: 559 Fifth Avenue, Windsor Terrace, 718-788-0789 Goodfellas Brick Oven Pizza: 144 Orchard Street, Lower East Side, 212-432-3200 Crepeaway: 31 Waverly Place, Greenwich Village CLOSED
Savoy: 70 Prince Street, Soho, 212-219-8570 Edgar's Café: 255 West 84th Street, Upper West Side, 212-496-6126 Moe's: 80 Lafayette Avenue, Fort Greene, 718-797-9536 Don Hill's: 511 Greenwich Street, West Village, 212-219-2850 Havana Central: 22 East 17th Street, Union Square, 212-414-4999 Il Matto: 281 Church Street, Tribeca, 212-226-1607 Bar 119: 119 East 15th Street, Union Square, 212-777-6158 Totonno's: 462 Second Avenue, Kips Bay, and 1544 Second Avenue, Upper East Side Goods: 571 Lorimer Street, Williamsburg, 347-763-1622 Bai Cha: 10 Ninth Avenue, Hell's Kitchen, 212-315-9667 Vai: 225 West 77th Street, Upper West Side, 212-362-4500 Flo Café: 3720 30th Avenue, Astoria, 718-204-6096 Oaxaca Taqueria: 605 Prospect Place, Crown Heights Breukelen: 268 Clinton Street, Cobble Hill, 718-855-8110 Café Centosette: 160 Second Avenue, East Village, 212-420-5933 Go Japanese: 30 St. Marks Place, East Village, 212-254-5510 Singas Pizza: 94 Avenue C, East Village, 212-253-7300 Cycle Café: 250 West 49th Street, Midtown West, 347-713-0013 Clo Wine Bar: 10 Columbus Circle, Midtown West, 212-823-9898 Reginella: 193 Atlantic Avenue, Boerum Hill, 718-522-2880
Umberto's Clam House: 132 Mulberry Street, Little Italy, 212-431-7545 Wai? Café: 182 Avenue B, East Village, 212-388-1997
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