The Howard Hughes Corporation® Announces By Chloe. Will Join The Line-Up At The Ongoing Revitalization Of The Seaport District
The Howard Hughes Corporation® (NYSE: HHC) announced that by CHLOE. will open on the historic streets of the revitalized Seaport District.
by CHLOE., the fast-casual vegan, plant-based restaurant from founding duo Executive Chef Chloe Coscarelli and Creative Director Samantha Wasser, will open a 2,500-square-foot restaurant along Front Street in the Seaport District in 2017.
by CHLOE. joins culinary powerhouses and renowned restaurateurs Jean-Georges Vongerichtenand David Chang as the first restaurants to be announced in what will become an unparalleled range of dining options in the Seaport District. The new restaurant is part of the larger development plan for the Seaport District, which encompasses a total of seven buildings on several city blocks, including Pier 17 and the Fulton Market Building which are currently under construction as well as the 40,000-square-foot food market in the restored Tin Building featuring Jean-Georges. The Seaport District will total more than 365,000 square feet and be filled with distinct dining, shopping, entertainment and cultural offerings.
“As an innovator of casual vegan cuisine, by CHLOE. is a natural fit in our growing line-up of cutting-edge offerings that align with the Seaport’s history as the city’s birthplace of innovation and original commercial hub,” said David R. Weinreb, Chief Executive Officer of The Howard Hughes Corporation. “We are pleased to welcome by CHLOE. as we continue to transform the Seaport District into one of the top destinations for distinct culinary, fashion, entertainment and cultural experiences.”
Since opening its first location in July 2015 in New York City’s West Village, by CHLOE. has taken the culinary world by storm with its fresh and accessible vegan fare. The Seaport location will feature by CHLOE.’s signature menu items that loyal guests of the flagship location have grown to love, including the Guac and Classic burgers, Quinoa Taco Salad, Sweet Potato Mac n’ Cheese with Shiitake Bacon, Cookies, Cupcakes, Dairy-Free Ice Cream, Cold-Pressed Juices, an expansive Grab & Go selection and more. Just steps away from the Seaport District’s waterfront, guests will be able to enjoy by CHLOE. on-the-go or dine within the restaurant’s bright and playful space.
“While by CHLOE. has had a very exciting first year, we have been selective and mindful of how and where we expand with new locations, both in NYC and nationally,” said Samantha Wasser, Co-Founder and Creative Director of by CHLOE. “We were thrilled at the opportunity to be part of the revitalization of an iconic neighborhood such as the Seaport District and look forward to bringing by CHLOE. to the waterfront with this special project.”
Committed to creating a distinct destination for New Yorkers and visitors alike while work progresses toward the grand opening, The Howard Hughes Corporation has curated a number of installations and activations as a glimpse into the future transformation of the district. These include an evolving pop-up shop, Seaport Studios, the recently launched second season of theSeaport Culture District and the only Smorgasburg outpost in Manhattan with both indoor and outdoor seating.
The transformed Seaport District will offer the ultimate cinematic experience with iPic Theatersopening a movie and dinner theater in the Fulton Market Building in late 2016, while McNally Jackson Books, a popular New York independent bookseller, and Amsterdam-based fashion brandScotch & Soda will be opening on Schermerhorn Row on the cobblestoned streets of the Historic District.