Update, 12:44 p.m.: Bar Corvo co-owner Jacob Somers confirmed the Grub Street report, saying that they're hoping to open in October.
"Our reason for opening now is rather simple. We like the location and believe we can do something with it that will contribute to the neighborhood," said Somers via e-mail, adding that he and his family recently moved to the neighborhood.
"As someone who lives on Washington avenue, I am very excited for our new space to open," he added.
Is Bar Corvo getting a little sister?
A Grubstreet tipster says that the team behind the popular Washington Avenue spot has a new restaurant in the works, and co-owner Jacob Somers confirms.
Somers isn’t ready to reveal the concept, but he told the blog that it would be located at 409 Lincoln Place.
opened in January, and was itself a spin-off of Park Slope’s . Since then, they’ve won praise from , , , and
Grubstreet says to expect a fall opening on the new place.
Any thoughts on what kind of restaurant the team could be working on? Grubstreet’s tipster thought the new restaurant would be a meat-and-cheese joint, but Somers said that isn’t quite right. What are you hoping the concept will be?