Chef RJ Cooper will preview his upcoming DC restaurant, Rogue 24, at Limited Time Only (LTO), a pop-up restaurant space in Manhattan from April 27 through May 8. Fellow StarChefs.com Rising Star Pastry Chef Chris Ford and Rising Star Mixologist Gina Chersevani, will join Chef Cooper. The team will offer a 16-course progression menu and a 24-course journey menu nightly.
Chef Gaston Acurio is opening his second United States location of La Mar in the Madison Square Park neighborhood late this summer. Chef Acurio features "haute Peruvian cuisine" at his flagship restaurant, which has expanded to seven locations throughout Central and South America (and San Francisco).
Laurent Tourondel is planning to open an American brasserie in the Cassa Hotel in Midtown this summer. NYT Diner's Journal
Geoffrey Fischer and Caryn Stabinsky, formerly of WD-50, have opened Loaf Cafe in Armonk, NY.