It's official: Abby Lane will be opening in the Theater District in mid-November with Blue Inc. chef and former Hell's Kitchen contestant Jason Santos as executive chef and co-owner. According to a press release, Abby Lane will feature 200 seats and will serve lunch and dinner daily "in a fun and family-friendly environment." The decor features "backlit marble, painted brick, tufted banquettes, mosaic tile fireplace, elegant light fixtures and rustic barn wood walls laid out in a chevron pattern" and windows suitable for people watching along Tremont Street. More importantly, on to the food. The menu is described as "traditional American" and includes dishes like spit-roasted half chicken, a lobster roll, and pizza with items falling between $4 to $28. Abby Lane will be open daily from 11:30am to 2am.
Update: This post was edited to reflect the fact that Jason Santos is one of multiple owners.