CBGB Gets Tourist-Trap Treatment with Newark Airport Restaurant

Posted on: December 22nd, 2015 at 5:10 am by

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In which CBGB meets EWR…

The life-supported CBGB has been relegated to the tourist-trap dust-bins of a shitty area airport. Apparently the current trademark holder (a holding company) sees it fit to install a branded restaurant at Newark Liberty Airport (EWR). It’s located in Terminal C, base of operations for United Airlines.

CBGB apparently teamed up with OTG Management to create the restaurant-bar, with chef Harold Moore at the helm. Expect a menu of “American fare in a fun environment recalling the legendary music venue.” Pricing is as you might expect – $11 chicken wings, $11.50 wedge salad, and a $14 cheeseburger, among other items.

The Twitter handle of WFMU posted a pair of images showing the build-out and menu of the forthcoming CBGB restaurant.

It opens in the next couple weeks.

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[h/t Gothamist]

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