It's down to two known contenders for the twenty-year lease at Tavern on the Green: Legends Hospitality Management, proprietors of the Legends Club and suite-and-seat catering at Yankee Stadium, and Beau Monde, the Philadelphia-based Francophile foodstuffs purveyor specializing in crepes. Alas, the city's strict requirements are too frumpy for Trump, too inauthentic for Drew Nieporent, and all in all too uninspired for many. [Diner's Journal/NYT]
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