Friday, September 4, 2015

Walnut Street restaurant on the market

A sales brochure has been prepared for Tira Misu at 1519 Walnut.

Walnut Street restaurant on the market

0 comments

A sales brochure from Precision Realty Group making the rounds is seeking a tenant for 1519 Walnut St., at one time in the heart of Center City's restaurant row when such giants as Le Bec-Fin, Circa, Susanna Foo and Striped Bass were destinations.

For the last several months, it has been trading as Tira Misu, a Roman Jewish restaurant. Chef Alberto Del Bello opened it in 1995 as Il Portico, a swish Italian. At the time, he ran Tira Misu on Fifth Street near South.

Del Bello brushed off my suggestion that Tira Misu's days may be numbered, saying, "I'm going full speed ahead here."

The brochure touts:

 

  • Rare Opportunity on Philadelphia's Premier Retail Corridor
  • 2,640-6,883 SF Now Available
  • 30 feet of Walnut Street frontage
  • Two Blocks from Rittenhouse Square
  • Liquor License Available
  • Neighboring tenants include Apple, Burberry, Juicy Couture, Barbour, Brooks Brothers, The North Face, PNC, Ubiq, Lululemon Athletica, Govberg Jewelers, Diesel, BCBG, Steve Madden, Intermix, Gap, and Guess
  • 0 comments
    We encourage respectful comments but reserve the right to delete anything that doesn't contribute to an engaging dialogue.
    Help us moderate this thread by flagging comments that violate our guidelines.

    Comment policy:

    Philly.com comments are intended to be civil, friendly conversations. Please treat other participants with respect and in a way that you would want to be treated. You are responsible for what you say. And please, stay on topic. If you see an objectionable post, please report it to us using the "Report Abuse" option.

    Please note that comments are monitored by Philly.com staff. We reserve the right at all times to remove any information or materials that are unlawful, threatening, abusive, libelous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane, indecent or otherwise objectionable. Personal attacks, especially on other participants, are not permitted. We reserve the right to permanently block any user who violates these terms and conditions.

    Additionally comments that are long, have multiple paragraph breaks, include code, or include hyperlinks may not be posted.

    Read 0 comments
     
    comments powered by Disqus
    About this blog
    Michael Klein Philly.com
    Latest Videos:
    Also on Philly.com
    letter icon Newsletter