Chef Michael White Dishes On His New Cocktail Bar The Butterfly, Food Trends, And His Favorite NYC Restaurants

by Gautam Balasundar · June 24, 2013

Michael White, Hannah Bronfman Chef Michael White's Altamarea Group will open the next restaurant in their ever-growing food empire tomorrow. The Butterfly, a cocktail bar and supper club, is a change from his other restaurants, Osteria Morini, Nicoletta, and of course, the famed Marea. With a new Tribeca location, a focus on cocktail specialist Eben Freeman's drinks, and New American cuisine, this marks a new chapter in the star chef's career. We were invited to preview the new space, where we had a chance to sit down with Michael. Read on for our interview and take a look at some of the delectable dishes you'll need to try tomorrow!

[Photo via Michael White, Hannah Bronfman]

The Butterfly, 225 W Broadway

Open Tuesday, June 25th