Open & Closed: Say Hello to The Plump Dumpling; Goodbye to the Rockaway Lobster House
The Rockaway Lobster House in Jamaica Bay, which featured arguably the best views of the bay, has closed and is for sale. The space is now owned by the Wharf, a bar and grill hidden behind a gas station.
DUB Pies, the Australian pie joint in Red Hook, is shuttering its Columbia Street location. It will retain its production space in Red Hook and its storefront in Windsor Terrace.
The Plump Dumpling has opened a new location just steps from its old space, at the former Citi-Spaces office at 174 Second Avenue.
Tawa Tandoor has opened on 34th Street in the space formerly occupied by Soul Fixins. The new joint is serving kati rolls, chaat, and a steam table full of pre-cooked hot dishes. [Midtown Lunch]
Michael Huynh's empire has just stretched to the Financial District, where the latest Baoguette opened at 9 Maiden Lane.