Alex Mitow of Los Perros Locos Bringing ‘All American Diner’ Pop-Up to 399 Grand Street

Posted on: April 10th, 2014 at 6:04 am by
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Before midtown’s Comfort Diner takes the reins, 399 Grand Street will host a four-day artist-foodie extravaganza. The owner of Los Perros Locos on Allen, Alex Mitow, is set to transform the defunct Noah’s Ark space into a “zany over-the-top underground performance art, music, and culinary space.

The “All American Diner: A Pop Up” kicks off April 17, and will offer a range of entertainment from a six-course dinner to a dance party with Andrew Andrew.

“I’ve always loved the juxtaposition of things existing in places where they by all accounts shouldn’t,” Mitow notes. “Ever since Florent closed, there hasn’t really been any kind of over-the-top diner full of great food and wacky antics.” He hopes to resurrect that type of vibe with the “All American Diner.”

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Noah’s Ark Deli closed after the 2013 high holidays

Below is the full schedule of events, with links for tickets:

Thursday April. 17
Time Out New York’s The Empire Club

Friday April, 18
The Debaucherous Disco Diner Dinner Party

Saturday April, 19
Comedera Jevy: DDD (DipSters – Dining – Dancing)

Sunday April, 20
S&M Sunday Gravy

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