A handsome hand-stitched booklet arrived by post this morning announcing the impending opening of the Wythe Hotel. The opening date’ll be May 1 (way to stay on schedule!) and rooms will start at $179. The website is live, so book a room now so you don’t have to drive home after feasting in new ground-floor restaurant from Andrew Tarlow (Diner, Marlow, Roman’s) and having a nightcap on the 6th floor roof terrace bar. We got a tour through this place a few weeks ago and it’s a knock-out.
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Brooklyn, one building at a time. Name: St. Anthony of Padua Roman Catholic Church Address: 862 Manhattan Avenue Cross Streets: Milton and Noble Streets Neighborhood: Greenpoint Year Built: 1873-1875 Architectural Style: High Victorian Gothic Architect: Patrick Keely Other buildings by architect: St. Charles Borromeo, Brooklyn Heights; St. John the Baptist Church and college, Bedford Stuyvesant; […]