Last year, Urbanspace, operators of two New York food halls, announced it was opening in Chicago inside the Willis Tower and the company followed in March with news of a second Chicago hall coming to 15 W. Washington Street in the Loop. Now the company is slowly revealing the food lineup which will include two New York imports.
Recorded from the Heritage Radio Network overlooking Roberta’s of Bushwick, our President and CEO Eldon Scott discusses all things Urbanspace as a guest on the Feast Yr Ears podcast. Listen in as he discusses our past in London, our New York City adventure, and our future beyond the Big Apple.
“Ensconced in the Urbanspace at 570 Lex food court on the dramatic ground floor of the General Electric Building, Thaimee Magic presents a small roster of dishes, and does them very well.” Robert Sietsema, Eater New York
Just when you thought Chicago’s food scene couldn’t get any better, we announced that we are bringing another food hall into the mix!
Come late Fall 2019, the ground floor at 15 W. Washington will be a bustling food scene. It will be the first Urbanspace food hall to open in Chicago and home to 20 local vendors showcasing the best of their craft.
“A mouthwatering collection of, at present, six food vendors who serve up a colorful spectrum of delicacies.” - Tim Carman, The Washington Post
Dough, the ultimate doughnut shop has partnered with model Iskra Lawrence for an amazing cause! Now through February 28th, enjoy this limited edition guilt-free because 10% of proceeds are donated to NEDA.
“Taking inspiration from a thriving regeneration project in London could give our capital a boost” - The Sunday Times
“Now curated by Urbanspace, which specializes in public markets in the UK and the US. The space features local businesses and chefs, including Stomping Ground, Andy’s Pizza, Ice Cream Jubilee, Donburi, and Sen Khao “ - Read the scoop on Thrillist DC
“This holiday mainstay attracts thousands of shoppers every year, and for good reason.. “It’s always been my dream to come [to New York] during Christmas,” says Elliott. “It’s lovely, isn’t it?”” - Read more in the New York Post
With more than 100 merchants, the Union Square Holiday Market provides a plethora of creative gifts for your shopping needs. The possibilities are endless - AMNY
“On Saturday, October 27 at noon, this magical, winter wonderland returns to Bryant Park for its 17th year. Not only is there free ice-skating on the 17,000-square-foot outdoor rink, but Urbanspace is bringing more than 170 holiday shops, including a bunch of new kiosks and eateries for your shopping and eating pleasure.” -TimeOut NY
Read the full story on Gothamist here and don’t forget to try our #CitiUrbanspaceChallenge finalist, Destination Dumplings at Mad. Sq. Eats through October 5th.
Among a plethora of new amenities, the Willis Tower will soon offer its best yet - an Urbanspace food hall! Located at the base of Chicago’s tallest building, the market will cover multiple floors housing the best of Chicago’s local chefs and culinary concepts.
"Nothing says New York City like Grand Central, and this Midtown oasis is the perfect way to get acquainted with the city’s exciting culinary scene." - Budget Travel
“As a leading food hall operator, Urbanspace is pleased to be joining the Willis Tower.. The redevelopment creates the perfect setting for Urbanspace to establish an immersive public market where creativity and community can flourish.” Eldon Scott, Urbanspace President
Masters In Business and Bloomberg Opinion columnist Barry Ritholtz, interviews Eldon Scott president of Urbanspace to discuss the modernization of communal food halls.
If you haven't already visited our newest foodhall then go check it out! You are missing out on some serious eats! Go explore all of our vendors and their delicious food offerings at Urbanspace 570 Lex!
The second permanent location of DŌ, Cookie Dough Confections is officially opening in midtown - right in the center of Urbanspace at 570 Lex, the lunch-haven food hall in midtown East that opened this March.
One of our favorite culinary explorers of the world, Andrew Zimmern, released his round of up of America's best food halls. Mentioned in the cut as one of his "happy places" is our happy place - Urbanspace Vanderbilt.
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"Love ’em or hate ’em, but food halls are here to stay... “ - Commercial Observer
“April showers are gone, and May in New York City is the time for outdoor markets” -Metro NY
“Tell your boss you’re actually taking 30 minutes for lunch today. Outdoor food markets Broadway Bites and Mad. Sq. Eats have returned, with 16 new booths between the two for the 2018 season — and the promise of free eats.” - AM New York
“Broadway Bites and Madison Square Eats return just in time for the gorgeous weather.” - TimeOut New York
Have you ever wondered how to navigate your way through an Urbanspace food-hall? Well, lucky you - Eater NY just released their list of top 5 dishes to try at our newest food-hall Urbanspace at 570 Lex. If you weren't hungry before reading this list, you definitely will be after.
Eater NY announces the return of Broadway Bites & Mad. Sq Eats this week. Check out the full feature - including who’s returning and our new vendor highlights!