Manhattan, NY Mark Kapnick, executive vice president/principal, and Michael Watson, associate director, of Lee & Associates NYC (Lee NYC)have negotiated a ground-floor, 1,700 s/f lease at 820 Broadway, between 11th and 12th Sts., for Bite Food & Coffee Co. The tenant has been known as Mirage Café for the past 27 years at Tishman Speyer’s 11 West 42nd St. building, on the 43rd St. side.
“Located near both student housing and classroom buildings of New York University and The New School as well as the office buildings of Union Square, Bite Food & Coffee Co. will provide a fresh and affordable breakfast and lunch option for many people,” said Kapnick, who represented the tenant alongside Watson. “We are excited to expand the brand in NYC.”
Bite Food & Coffee Co. is expected to open on April 1st. The property owner, The Heller Org., was represented by Greg Goldberg of Meridian Capital Group.
820 Broadway is conveniently located approximately two blocks from Union Square, where transportation options include the 4, 5, 6, L, N, Q, R and W subway lines as well as numerous bus lines. Surrounding retailers and restaurants include Strand Book Store, Ricky’s NYC, The PokéSpot and The Bean.