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Is the Russian Tea Room re-opening?

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christina_nyc Oct 3, 2006 04:47 PM

I pass by the Russian Tea Room every day, and it seems like they're making preparations to re-open; they've put up a new awning and have been polishing the doors. Does anyone have info?

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    haa RE: christina_nyc Oct 3, 2006 05:04 PM

    yes, they are opening this month with the chef from biltmore room.

    1. dkstar1 RE: christina_nyc Oct 3, 2006 05:28 PM

      Yes. Here's a plug for Restaurantgirl.com, who has the skinny on it...

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        ronzen RE: christina_nyc Oct 3, 2006 07:48 PM

        Yes, They are staffed and begin training next week. Scott Carney (Gotham, The Tonic) is in charge, and haa is correct, the Chef is Gary Robins, formerly of Biltmore Room.

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