The theater district gets a Shake Shack.
The hamburger and french crunchy outfit will open on the West 53rd Street side of 1700 Broadway on the northwest corner of Seventh Avenue. The room is on Broadway across from Stephen Colbert's show at the Ed Sullivan Theater.
The restaurant's 3268 square meter property comprises 2009 square meters on the ground floor next to an outdoor dining area with 152 seats that will activate the now sleepy space. It has a 588 square meter mezzanine and a 671 square meter basement. Oceana Poke, Pret A Manger and Starbucks also have offices in the office building. The architecture firm Gensler is the largest tenant with 125,000 square meters.
Matthew Chmielecki and Preston Cannon of CBRE represented the popular chain.
Steven Soutendijk, Kenji Ota and Neil Seth of Cushman & Wakefield represented the owners of the Rockpoint Group in the 15-year lease. The required rent was $ 300 per square foot for the space.