Lisa Nakamura has left the downtown Asian fusion restaurant, sous chef Joseph Conrad has stepped into the lead role in the kitchen. The restaurant is no longer open for lunch.
It's certainly just a coincidence, but it seems strange that two fusion restaurants that debuted with high profile women chefs -- Coupage being the other -- have already lost those key players. Yes, it's a high turnover business, but doesn't it make you wonder: What the heck is going on behind the scenes?
David Chang’s Má Pêche and Danny Meyer’s North End Grill Announce Closings - Mr. Chang’s Chambers Hotel restaurant will shutter on June 13, while Mr. Meyer’s Battery Park City establishment will close its doors at year’s end.
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