February news media highlights include new openings on the horizon and businesses receiving notable shoutouts. Stay in-the-know with the latest Flatiron News.
Restaurants & Bars
Mark’s Off Madison opens up on 41 Madison Avenue between E. 25th and E. 26th. The brisket ragu dish is featured by on “The Best Dishes Eater Editors Ate This Week” (via Eater New York) and owner Mark Strausman discusses his inspiration behind opening the restaurant (via Crain’s New York).
Simon Kim, the owner of Cote, is interviewed about their take on Korean steakhouse and their expansion to Miami, Florida (via Cool Hunting).
Dippin’ Dots and Doc Popcorn will be opening their flagship store at 1 Madison Avenue. They are expected to open in early April (via QSR).
Renderings of the upcoming Virgin Hotel were released showing off the hotel’s resort-like rooftop pool and bar (via 6 sqft).
This summer, the largest Harry Potter store will open up at 935 Broadway. The three-story flagship store will carry the largest collection of Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts products in the world (via Secret NYC).
Fintech Company Even Financial relocated its headquarters from 43 West 24th Street to 50 West 23rd Street. The new space is 11,935 square feet and has roof decks. Even Financial are new neighbors to Dropbox, The Skimm, and Foursquare (via Commerical Observer).
Maya Lin, an American artist and environmental activist, will be opening up an immersive installation at Madison Square Parkthis spring. The installation, Ghost Forests will visualize the negative of climate change (via The Art Newspaper).
The MTA puts back the benches at the 23rd Street Station of the F/M subway line (via Curbed).