Chinatown is now home to Grand Bo Ky restaurant at 214-216 Grand Street on the corner of Elizabeth Street.
Lalique Haviland jewelry boutique has opened at the corner of 58th Street and Madison Avenue.
On the Upper East Side, the Museum of Arts and Design opened a pop-up shop in Kate’s Paperie at 1282 Third Avenue at the corner of 74th Street today, according to a press release sent yesterday.
Finally, in the realm of name-changing, after 10 years under the name “Houston’s” the restaurant at Park Avenue South and 27th Street has changed its name to Hillstone, the namesake of its parent company, according to the Flatiron 23rd Street Partnership.
Looking to branch out, Shake Shack proprietor Danny Meyer is looking to open a location in Miami next year.
Amid these openings, there have also been some closings. In Soho, the Banana Republic menswear shop at 528 Broadway between Third and Bleecker streets that closed for renovations in April is now closed for good and the Gap will open its first Soho location in the space Nov. 13. In the East Village, Filipino joint Elvie’s Turo-Turo has shuttered at 214 First Avenue on the corner of 13th Street. In Midtown, plus-size women’s clothing store Avenue has shuttered at 710 Fifth Avenue at the corner of 44th Street. The company’s other stores in Brooklyn and Harlem will remain open.