Breaking: The King is Dead , Grass Restaurant and Lounge Hosts "Thank You" Closing Party Tonight
Grass won "Best Outdoor Dining" from New Times back in 2008 and gained even more acclaim when Top Chef's Micah Edelstein became Executive Chef. Lavish Tuesdays then grew to become the upscale urban party of the week, with regular celebrity guests like Timberland, Ludacris, and Nas.
Despite the big-name attention, the venue's problems with stability were evident. Earlier this year, they launched Havana San Juan and the Live Series at the King is Dead, with both fading as quickly as they began. Then Michah Edelstein left the restaurant, claiming the owners failed to promote her revamped menu.
The Lavish Tuesdays Grande Finale "Thank You" Party takes place tonight at 9 p.m. Vanessa James hosts, with music by Joe Martorano and DJ Top Feelin'.