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The Met's New Contemporary Museum Now Has A Fancy New Restaurant

The Whitney decamped its longtime UES home for the glitz of the Meatpacking District—where it got its very own Danny Meyer joint. The Metropolitan Museum then took over the Whitney's imposing Madison Avenue space, opening the Met Breuer, which houses the Museum's modern and contemporary collections, in addition to a new restaurant, which opened yesterday evening. Restaurateur Thomas Carter and chef Ignacio Mattos, who run superb eateries Estela and Cafe Altro Paradiso, are now doing artful eats with Flora Bar downstairs at the museum.
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