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Coming Soon to the Plaza Shops: A Food Court

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Last week, the beleaguered Plaza Retail Collection lost another store when shirtmaker Eton of Sweden closed its doors. The move inspired yet another article in the New York Post's ongoing series about how the Plaza is doomed, this one complaining that the space "has all the charm of a suburban outlet mall."

Of course, suburban malls have Auntie Anne's pretzels and the Panda Express, whereas shoppers at the Plaza have to go hungry (at least as long as they stay in the basement.) This state of affairs won't last much longer, though, according to a sign we spotted on our last venture into the retail space. Plaza reps aren't releasing any information about the Food Hall yet, but we have high hopes for the idea, since that area could use some quick, delicious, classier-than-a-hot-dog snack options. Until details emerge, we'll be holding out for a Bouchon Bakery.
· Plaza's Got 99 Problems, And Retail Collection's One [Racked]
· Near paralysis at The Plaza [NYP]