Lower Manhattan’s Best Cuisine Featured at 12th Dine Around Downtown Event

Lower Manhattan’s Best Cuisine Featured at 12th Dine Around Downtown Event

ONE day, around FIFTY restaurants, HUNDREDS of signature dishes, THOUSANDS of delicious servings and happy eaters, and LIVE music – It’s time for the 12th Dine Around Downtown festival in Lower Manhattan!

Dine Around Downtown highlights Lower Manhattan’s thriving culinary scene and is a once-a-year opportunity to sample the creations of Lower Manhattan’s most exciting chefs and restaurants.

Dine Around Downtown will feature scores of well-known Lower Manhattan restaurants, including Delmonico’s Steakhouse, The Capital Grille, Stone Street Tavern, Battery Gardens, Les Halles Downtown, Harry’s Italian, Smorgas Chef, Nelson Blue and Haru. Cuisines will range from French to Japanese to Mexican to New American. Admission to the event is free, and a variety of signature menu items may be purchased for only $3 to $7 per tasting.

Approximately 20,000 Lower Manhattan workers, residents and visitors are expected to attend the event, which will feature live music by the Jazz Museum AllStars.

This event is presented by the Downtown Alliance with additional support from Bloomberg, JPMorgan Chase, The Moinian Group, The New York Observer, WNYC New York Public Radio and 1-800-Postcards.

WHERE: Chase Manhattan Plaza
(Between Nassau & William and Liberty & Pine streets)

WHEN: Tuesday, June 14, from 11 AM to 3 PM
(Rain date is Wednesday, June 15)

Dine Around Downtown 2011 participants include:

Adrienne’s Pizzabar
The Bailey Pub & Brasserie
Battery Gardens Restaurant
The Beekman Pub
Bobby Van’s Steakhouse
Brick NYC
Bridge Café
Burger Burger
The Capital Grille
Ciao Bella Gelato
City Hall Restaurant
Crepes du Nord
Delmonico’s Steakhouse
The Dubliner
Financier Patisserie
Fino Wall Street
Fizzy Lizzy
Harry’s Café & Steak
Harry’s Italian
Inatesso Pizzabar
Jim Brady’s
The Ketch
Les Halles Downtown
The Libertine
Mad Dog & Beans
MarkJoseph Steakhouse
Merchant’s NY Café
Merchant’s River House
Nelson Blue
Open Door Gastropub
P.J. Clarke’s on the Hudson
Pound & Pence
Salud Restaurant
Smorgas Chef
SouthWest NY
Stone Street Tavern
Suspenders Restaurant
Trinity Place
Ulysses Folk House
Wall & Water
Waterstone Grill