On Monday, June 11, Gotham Bar and Grill launches its third annual Greenmarket to Gotham in support of GrowNYC. For 12 weeks, they will feature 12 different regional farms with a $25 two-course lunch menus. The all-vegetarian prix fixe menus are specially crafted by Chefs Alfred Portale and Livio Velardowill, and highlights a particular Union Square Greenmarket vender each week.
The first week will feature Cherry Lane Farms of Cumberland County, New Jersey. There will be pickled tomatoes, smoky eggplant and crispy squash blossoms on the menu. In addition, $1 of each menu will go to GrowNYC’s public school and educational programs.
Gotham Bar and Grill is located at 12 East 12th Street between University Place and 5th Ave.