florent: Florent Closes: End of an Era in The Meat Packing District: - 06/29/08 01:28 AM

 Restaurant Florent Closes.
Before the trendy restaurants, designer boutiques, designer glass condos, new hotels, and the new high line park... Before the Apple store opened and Google opened it's NY headquarters The Meat packing district was a gritty neighborhood with cobblestone streets where sloaughterhouses packed meat and there was Florent.
Before the young wall street types, fashion and model types and bridge and tunnel wannabe "sex in the city" types discovered the neighborhood the neighborhood demographic was primarily hookers, transvestites and leather men cruising outside the long gone sex clubs and bars with names like the Lure, the Manhole and the Mineshaft.
Florent, A beloved 24 hour french style … (8 comments)

 
Mitchell J Hall, Lic Associate RE Broker - Manhattan & Brooklyn (Compass) Rainmaker large

Mitchell J Hall

Lic Associate RE Broker - Manhattan & Brooklyn

Manhattan, NY

More about me…

Compass

Address: New York, NY, 10024

Office: 212-877-6268

Mobile: (917) 312-0924

Email Me



Listings

Links

Archives

RSS 2.0 Feed for this blog