Open & Closed: Say Hello to Robert; Goodbye to Club Duvet
Robert, the new restaurant at the Museum of Arts and Design, will serve American classics. It's named for Robert Isabell, the late event planner who helped create it.
The Belgian Room has opened in Alphabet City, with a selection of Belgian brews and snacks such as pommes frites, moules, and traditional sandwiches called "Broodjes."
Wall Street Burger in the Financial District is the new gastropub by Peter O'Connell and John Ronaghan of Molly's Pub on Third Avenue. Not be confused with Wall Street Burger Shoppe.
Williamsburg Vietnamese Silent H is shuttering with plans to reopen, only not with a Vietnamese menu. Rumors of a Mexican theme are circulating.
Club Duvet has closed upon a court order following a rape and robbery that took place there. A felon working a security guard at the club is the suspect in both cases.