Last month we told you that Spains Jess Nuez (known for his interactive dishes and exotic preparations, such as shark and deer carpaccio) was looking for a space. The Observer now reports that a 69th Street brownstone between Broadway and Columbus Avenue (formerly home to a kosher restaurant) will undergo a drastic renovation and reopen as Graffit. No date set yet.
Famous Spanish Chef to Open Tapas Restaurant on 69th [West Side Independent]
Spanish Foodie Phenom Picks West Side Brownstone for First City Spot [NYO]
Earlier: Spanish Enfant Terrible Jess Nuez Hopes to Bring Shark Carpaccio to New York