New York Magazine

Lost Legacy

At Legacy Records, the only things that feel new are the remote location and impersonal setting.
Legacy Records

GOOD

Legacy Records

517 W. 38th St., nr. Tenth Ave.

No phone

legacyrecordsnyc.com

WHO KNOWS WHY certain new projects whip members of the dining community into frenzies of ecstatic anticipation while others do not? In the case of Robert Bohr, Grant Reynolds, and Ryan Hardy’s endlessly chattered-about new venture, Legacy Records, it’s certainly not the location, which, in case you haven’t made the long and wearying trek, sits on the far-western end of 38th Street, on the fringes of that Oz-like land of mostly unbuilt skyscrapers called Hudson Yards. It’s not the one-page, Italian-accented menu,

You're reading a preview, sign up to read more.

More from New York Magazine

New York Magazine8 min read
More Than Just the Murder Guy
WITHIN MINUTES OF MY MEETING Jonathan Groff, he asks if I would like a slice of cherry pie, and then, only a short time later, if I would like to be eaten by a giant plant. The first I readily accept because Groff and the rest of the cast of Little S
New York Magazine5 min read
Theater / Sara Holdren
Bare-Boned and Off-Balance A confident new production of Pinter’s Betrayal exposes the play’s empathy gap.
New York Magazine2 min read
From the Cut: A Smaller, Bigger Fashion Week
DURING Tom Ford’s first season as chairman of the Council of Fashion Designers of America, a shortened and stuffed Fashion Week went everywhere: the Apollo Theater in Harlem for Tommy Hilfiger, the Brooklyn Navy Yard for Michael Kors, an abandoned su