By: Caroline De Tino
Looking for a new, fun shopping destination? Or a place you can get lobster and ice cream in winter? Check out the new Seaport District that’s never short on things to do all year round. New York City’s original commercial hub has been revitalized with new places to shop, eat and have fun. From airy, luxury fashion boutiques, to events throughout Pier 17, there is something for every fashion, sports, and food lover alike! Check out these delish events, recent openings, and what’s next to come:
10 Corso Como
1 Fulton Street | www.10corsocomo.nyc/
Milan has landed in LM! The first US location, 10 Corso Como features a unique mix of fashion, art, design, books, and a cafe and restaurant with staples from Italy such as risotto, an extensive list of wine, spaghetti with fresh tomato sauce, and more. Their restaurant, Risotto Room, offers a complimentary Risotto tasting every Monday between 5-8pm. While there, be sure to check out the bar and enjoy some fine wines from their wide selection as well as some of their signature cocktails – salute!
Big Gay Ice Cream
207 Front Street | www.biggayicecream.com
Dorothy, Salty Pimp, Lunchbox, & Blueberry Gobbler — your frozen treat awaits! Ice cream lovers now have a new destination for high quality ingredients mixed with their favorite guilty pleasures. Follow the unicorn to the end of the rainbow for sprinkles & dips!
181 Front Street | www.eatbychloe.com
Plant-based chef driven cuisine along with outdoor space that’s doggie friendly? Sounds like a new opening by CHLOE. Check out the new huge space that this vegan food pioneer now has at the Seaport and feel the energy and passion that they put into their sustainable lifestyle.
16 Fulton Street | www.cynthiarowley.com/
The Seaport is just not the Seport without its chic fashion boutiques! Shop the Cynthia Rowley Collection which includes fragrances, eyewear for men and women, handbags, jewelry, and newly launched ROWLEY fitness apparel and accessories!
190 Front Street | www.lobstergogo.com/
Craving Seafood? Lobster GoGo offers the highest quality lobster, and more. Enjoy fresh lobster, shrimp, and crab rolls alongside soups like Lobster Bisque and New England Seafood Chowder!
205 Front Street | www.robertocavalli.com/en-us
Italian luxury continues at the Seaport with exotic prints, vibrant colors and beautiful craftsmanship at the legendary designer’s newest shop. Make sure to watch for the launch of the V1PER sneaker later this year. Only here will you be able to buy your exclusive, customized version!
Sports on Tap at Cobble & Co
19 Fulton Street | https://www.seaportdistrict.nyc/things-to-do/to-eat/cobble—co–.html
What’s better than sitting down watching the game with perfect wings, a thick juicy burger, and a nice brew to wash it down? If this sounds like the ideal way to watch a game, come down to the newly opened Cobble & Co! This airy bar has some of the best hot wings, and burgers to satisfy your cravings, and unique cocktails and crafts beers, that are sure to agree with your taste buds. It’s the perfect way to cheer for your team!
93 South Street | www.sjp-collection.com/
It’s every shoe fanatics dream! Find every shoe, in various styles and fabrics, with bright and vibrant colors in what can only be described as a wonderland of epic proportions. Putting her own spin on designer shoes, Sarah Jessica Parker pays homage to her childhood by adding ribbons, glitter, diamantes and many more quirky and fashionable designs to each shoe. Choose from the Expert Satin finish on her Cosette, Rampling, Carrie, and Phoebe styles, or Habana Mesh on the Rampling, and Olivia styles!
A new “ship-to-table” experience is coming to the Seaport this November thanks to acclaimed Chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten! Treat yourself to the freshest, locally sourced seafood dishes cooked perfectly every time and soak up the views of the historical Brooklyn Bridge as you dine waterfront!
The Momofuku King will open a new bar and grill concept soon. David Chang’s exciting and award-winning cuisine will inspire you to support sustainable and responsible farmers and food purveyors.
Rooftop Winter Village
It’s a winter wonderland in Lower Manhattan! Coming this December, the recently opened Pier 17 Rooftop will turn into a special ice skating rink. Now you’ll be able to skate while taking in the gorgeous views of the Brooklyn Bridge and city skyline! Head to the winter market and stop by the skate shop to warm up in the indoor warming hut.