It's almost time for Recess!

On my way home from downtown tonight, I happen to drive the future location of Recess Indy, at the corner of 49th and College. (A stretch of college which I've read is being called the Gourmet Ghetto by Neil Brown)

There was dust coming from the open door as the construction workers inside are working to transform an old looking storefront into something delicious and new.

Chef Greg Hardesty describes Recess as the restaurant that he has always wanted.

If I am to understand his website/blog, it looks like there will be two ways to enjoy the experience.

  • "Recess Take Away" will be a takeout stop on your way home from a busy day. If you don't want to cook, but you want a fully prepared meal, swing by, get the ingredients and assemble at home.
  • "Recess The Restaurant" on the other hand will be a restaurant with a whim. Chef Greg and his team will post their dinner online and patrons won't have to make any decisions once they arrive. I interpret this idea as everyone eating and enjoying the same deliciously prepared meal, which will be whatever the team wanted to make that day.

It looks pretty interesting!

I can't wait, especially because Recess will be on my way home.

I'll try to keep you updated when I see the open sign, in the meantime follow their progress on their website.

1 comment:

paigeturnerindy said...

Hey, I enjoy reading your blog because I live in the same area. Thanks!