New York Eatery, a sister restaurant to New York Deli & Espresso Store in Meyerland, will open Oct. 14 in Bellaire with a brand new menu from government chef Roshni Gurnani. Photograph: Shawn Chippendale
Meyerland favourite New York Deli & Coffee Shop is furthering its growth into Bellaire with the Oct. 14 opening of New York Eatery, a full-service restaurant and bar.
The restaurant will share house with the second location of Bagel Store Bakery, 5422 Bellaire, which opened late final yr as a part of the favored deli’s transfer into the Bellaire market. When it opens, New York Eatery will serve breakfast and lunch 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.; dinner will observe weeks later.
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The brand new restaurant, designed as a contemporary diner that pays tribute to deli nostalgia, shall be led by government chef Roshni Gurnani, who foodies will acknowledge as a contestant from Fox’s “Hell’s Kitchen” in 2012 and from Meals Community’s “Chopped” championship in 2013. Her menu embraces deli signatures but in addition will introduce new menu gadgets together with tableside-cared smoked salmon with hand-cut bagel chips; Bronx Burgers (together with the Godfather, a double-patty with cheese, bacon and OG sauce on a house-made challah bun); Coney Island Canine; the Astoria Reuben (house-made corned beef, sauerkraut and Swiss on toasted rye); Meat Packing District Beef Ribs served with mashed potatoes and topped with onion straws; and the Seinfeldian “Massive Salad,” filled with greens, veggies, assorted cheese, boiled eggs, ham, turkey and bacon. A bar menu pays homage to basic cocktails together with the Previous Original and Gin Mule whereas additionally providing new takes on the Manhattan and Lengthy Island Iced Tea.
“New York Eatery will permit us to serve the identical group as New York Deli & Espresso Store, however to take action sooner and in thrilling new methods as a result of we may have extra space,” stated Michael Saghian, co-owner and founding father of New York Eatery. “The hours and menus will finally be totally different, however the coronary heart and soul would be the identical. We’re right here for all of it: the nice and the dangerous, the glad and the unhappy. New York Eatery is greater than a restaurant. It’s a group.”
The house at 5422 Bellaire additionally serves as firm headquarters for the catering firm, Houston Catering Ideas. New York Eatery has seating for 235 company, together with non-public eating and patio. Subsequent yr it should add a drive-through window.
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