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Benno Opens in The Evelyn Hotel in NoMad

Good things come in threes.
This week, chef Jonathan Benno is opening Benno, his third concept within the newly remodeled Evelyn hotel on 27th Street in New York’s NoMad neighborhood. The fine-dining Mediterranean restaurant taps into the chef’s roots, marrying his experience cooking in the kitchens of Per Se and Lincoln Ristorante further uptown, as well as in the South of France.
“I knew I wanted to do my own restaurant, and when I saw this space it was a lot more than [just that]…with the retail space on 27th Street, lobby lounge, casual restaurant,” says Benno, describing the various venues of the hotel; he runs all three of the F&B concepts. Despite the space for Benno being in general disarray when he first connected with the hotel’s partners about the project, he was won over by the charm of the landmarked building’s history. And as they began peeling back the layers, many original design details emerged — a domed skylight in the main dining room, original tiled floors and millwork. “We discovered all these things, but we didn’t know these things when we negotiated and signed the lease and got these things funded,” he added.
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