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    Magnolia Restaurant and Lovage Rooftop Rise on the NYC Scene
    04/24/2017
    While NYC was in a winter hibernation the beginning of this year, Magnolia Restaurant and Lovage Rooftop sneakily opened in Midtown West.Hidden away west of Times Square, out of the tourist zone, this warm and inviting restaurant waits below an elevated cocktail oasis with a view of the electric city. The lounge is situated right next to the notorious Sky Room and boasts to have a space one floor higher at 37 floors above street level.
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    12 Chefs Reveal the One Ingredient You Should Always Have in Your Kitchen
    04/24/2017
    SHERRY VINEGAR“It's aged and fermented in oak barrels, soaking up the flavors and aroma of the wood—it creates a rich but slightly sweet nutty vinegar. In any professional kitchen, you'll find a variety of vinegars being used, but in most homes I rarely see any. Sherry vinegar can be used to finish sauces and gravy, liven up soups or stews or mixed with olive oil. You can also use it to dress chicken, romaine lettuce and grated Parmesan cheese for a fast and healthy dinner. Look for the word solera on the bottle, which is the traditional aging method.”-Alan Wise, Executive Chef, Magnolia Restaurant and Lovage Rooftop & Indoor Lounge in NYC
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    A Night At Magnolia Restaurant & Lovage Rooftop Lounge
    04/14/2017
    On a spring night, I headed over for drinks and dinner and Magnolia Restaurant and Lovage Rooftop Bar in Midtown Manhattan.
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    Downtown Magazine’s VIP Dinner and Rooftop Party
    04/14/2017
    Downtown Magazine was delighted to share in the opening of Addison Hospitality Group’s Magnolia Restaurant and Lovage Rooftop Lounge, as located on the border of the Hudson Yards and Hell’s Kitchen. The intimate VIP dinner was a comfortable and relaxing time for all, as we were able to share time together in the brand new luxe-meets-classic restaurant. Following the small gathering, there was a much larger and louder party that continued upstairs in the Lovage Rooftop Lounge.
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    Review: Magnolia Restaurant
    04/07/2017
    Magnolia Restaurant is a trendy upscale eatery just a few short blocks from touristy Times Square. It shines like a hidden gem just yards from the throngs of excited travelers admiring New York City’s most iconic strips. The decor, designed by Gene Kaufman, is homey yet sophisticated with polished brass amid sleek camel brown leather, and exposed white brick.
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    Addison Hospitality Group Launches Magnolia and Lovage
    04/07/2017
    Addison Hospitality Group’s CEO Ric Addison (Monarch Rooftop & Indoor Lounge) has teamed up with restaurateur Jeff Lam (Chinese Tuxedo) to open Magnolia Restaurant and Lovage Rooftop & Indoor Lounge in Midtown. Executive chef Alan Wise, who formerly worked as sous-chef at Juni, Picholine, and Rouge Tomate, has created a menu of high-end American fare.
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    BWW Preview: MAGNOLIA RESTAURANT and LOVAGE ROOFTOP & INDOOR LOUNGE in Midtown
    04/07/2017
    Addison Hospitality Group's (AHG) President and CEO, Ric Addison, in conjunction with restaurateur Jeff Lam, is pleased to announce the opening of their two newest Midtown venues, Magnolia Restaurant and Lovage Rooftop & Indoor Lounge.
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    Restaurant openings in NYC: Magnolia Restaurant, DeKalb Market Hall
    03/29/2017
    Craving something new? We've got you covered. Whether you're just in need of a change, looking for your new neighborhood spot or want to stay ahead of the curve when it comes to the next big restaurant trend, the city is always delivering with new food destinations.
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    Two more restaurants open in Midtown
    03/22/2017
    Nightlife veterans Addison Hospitality Group have opened a new restaurant and rooftop lounge with Chinese Tuxedo partner, Jeff Lam. Magnolia Restaurant and Lovage Rooftop and Indoor Lounge are both at 350 West 40th St. The restaurant, serving American food, is on the ground floor and spans more than 6,000 square-feet, including an outdoor space.
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    Addison Hospitality Group Announces Opening Of Magnolia Restaurant And Lovage Rooftop & Indoor Lounge
    01/02/2017
    Leading hospitality impresario Ric Addison has announced the opening of two new Midtown venues that will join the Addison Hospitality Group (AHG) portfolio. Located on the ground floor and spanning over 6,000 square feet of interior and exterior space, Magnolia Restaurant is an American bistro complete with an expansive bar, serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
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    Addison Hospitality Group to Open Restaurant and Lounge in NYC
    01/02/2017
    Restaurateur Ric Addison of the Dream Hotel brand has announced the opening of two new Midtown Manhattan venues that will join the Addison Hospitality Group (AHG) portfolio. Magnolia Restaurant and Lovage Rooftop & Indoor Lounge, located at 350 West 40th Street, will open on December 5.
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    DoubleTree New York Times Square West to Debut
    01/02/2017
    Construction is nearing completion on the DoubleTree New York Times Square West hotel. Fairfax, Virginia-based operator Crescent Hotel & Resorts plans to open the 37-floor new-build hotel in December.
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    Rooftop party-place, Monarch, is getting a couple siblings with more rooftop drinks and a ground floor restaurant.
    01/02/2017
    The Monarch on West 35th has long been known as a place for rising above all the city life and soaking in that bit of sky-high atmosphere while downing well-made drinks using craft spirits and looking out on that 18th story view. Ric Addison, the man with a plan behind it all, is not one to just rest on his laurels and is opening two new venues in the upcoming months.
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    Addison Hospitality Group Announces Opening of Magnolia Restaurant and Lovage Rooftop & Indoor Lounge
    12/23/2016
    Leading hospitality impresario Ric Addison has announced the opening of two new Midtown venues that will join the Addison Hospitality Group (AHG) portfolio. Addison, who was instrumental in helping build the Dream Hotel brand, also leads the boutique AHG collection of rooftops and restaurants, including the Monarch Rooftop & Indoor Lounge.
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    Kirin Invests in Brooklyn Brewery, Prime Meats Team Plans Fall Festival, and More Intel
    12/14/2016
    Ric Addison, proprietor of Monarch, is opening two new venues at 350 West 40th Street in Midtown this fall. Magnolia Restaurant will be an all-day establishment serving American food, and Lovage Rooftop & Lounge will be a year-round bar with a glass roof. Both projects are going to open at the beginning of December.
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    Four Seasons Auction Fetches $4 Million, City Vineyard Grows in Tribeca, and More Intel
    12/14/2016
    Ric Addison, whose Addison Hospitality operates the Monarch Rooftop, is planning a new 250 seat all-day restaurant in Midtown. This will be Addison’s first proper restaurant, and a rep sends word that he’s also planning another rooftop bar. Addison has not yet revealed the exact locations of these venues, but both projects are slated to open this fall.