Egan & Sons to Open Next Week

Get your fill of leprechauns now, because you won't find them at Egan & Sons / gruntzooki

Get your fill of leprechauns now, because you won’t find them at Egan & Sons / gruntzooki

The owner of the forthcoming Egan & Sons says the rustic cooking style which chef Kyle Yarborough perfected at the now-defunct La Fourchette is an especially good fit for the forthcoming downtown Irish pub.

“That French country cooking is close to Irish country cooking, with the root vegetables, casseroles and stews,” Chris Egan says.

Egan’s also looking forward to Yarborough using animal parts which don’t fly at his restaurants in New Jersey, where eaters insist on chops and filets.

“In other regions, people are kind of snobby about other cuts of meat,” Egan says. “I love the South because it’s not that way.” Continue reading