Mooncake Expands to Midtown; Fresh Pommes Frites Jumps to Jersey

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Photo: Shanna Ravindra

Today in Expansionville: Our favorite place for a garlicky, greasy lobster sandwich, Mooncake Foods, is building a new shop at 359 54th Street between Eighth and Ninth Avenues, according to Midtown Lunch. Meanwhile, East Village drunk bait Pommes Frites has hatched a knock-off opened a second late-night location in Hoboken. Smart! Owner Chuck Seergy tells the Hoboken Patch that he chose it over a Manhattan location because it has so many people who are like the people who walk along Second Avenue in New York.

Correction: The owner of Pommes Frites in the East Village tells us he is not related to Fresh Pommes Frites in Hoboken.

Mooncake Foods is Coming to Midtown West [Midtown Lunch]
Pommes Frites Sets Up Shop in Hoboken [Hoboken Patch]