Restaurant roundup: vegan joint by Chloe opens today, Tacombi coming soon

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by Chloe; credit Mikey Pozarik

It’s late winter and things are slow in the restaurant world, but there are a couple of openings happening. Popular vegan chain by Chloe (yes another chain) is opening tomorrow on North 3rd Street in Williamsburg. Expect Tempeh Burgers, Pesto Meatballs and other vegan comfort food:

Burgeoning vegan chain by Chloe begins its next chapter tomorrow, opening a new outpost in Williamsburg, its fourth in New York City and first outside of Manhattan. Located on North 3rd Street off Bedford Avenue, the chain joins other local and more corporate entities like Parm and Whole Foods in opening a location in Condoburg. Expect an announcement from Shake Shack imminently. [Read more…]

IHOP… coming to an East Village near you

photo via Gothamist

photo via Gothamist

Ever get super hungry while on the L train?  Ever miss the days of your suburban youth?  Well these two birds have been killed with one very syrupy stone.  According to Gothamist, IHOP will be coming to the East Village and will be just one of 24 branches of the chain opening in the City.  Can’t wait to go there after prom again!