Tommy Bahama Serves Bahama Mamas?


Crain’s reported that Pudgie’s Fried Chicken is set to open twenty new stores in Brooklyn, Queens, and its home base of Long Island in the next year, and now another chain invasion: According to the Post, clothier Tommy Bahama (following in the footsteps of Armani and Bosselli) plans to open a restaurant on Fifth Avenue at 45th Street, where they’ve just locked down 8,500 square feet of space. Okay, but when is New York getting a Margaritaville? (Don’t answer that.) [NYP]