Todd English’s Cross Bar Will Be ‘Gastropub Times 100’


The Post has more details about the mysterious venue Todd English has been planning for the Limelight Marketplace. It’s reported that Cross Bar will be a bi-level “pork specialty eatery” consisting of "lots of reclaimed wood" and three fireplaces for the roasting of suckling pigs. As we reported earlier, there will also be a VIP room, and English, who of course just opened the Ember Room, will also create a “taco bar in an environment that will look like a Mexican village and a burger bar that will look like an old-fashioned diner.” Way to get every trend under one roof! Now if he could just work his daughter’s cupcakes in there somehow ….

Chef Turns Limelight Into Pork Place [NYP]