The second phase of Urban Eatery, which was supposed to open in June, finally opened, sort of, yesterday. Turns out that they were plagued with an opening day fume hood problem that meant they had to close early. So when Oliver and I showed up for supper at 7:00 p.m. we had to by satisfied with sandwiches. But when I stopped in for coffee this morning I was assured that today they will really be open.
Phase Two has four components: there’s a juice bar, an “around the world” station offering, well, food from around the world, the “ground-n-round” with meat-based fare, and the “urban grocer” which seems to be a sort of high-concept pocket-sized grocery store. Here are some spy photos: