Picture of the Day

Signs of life at last in Prospect Tower’s longtime restaurant space. The sign says it all, Tudor City Steakhouse. We hear there’s also sushi. Stay tuned.

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Merry Old Efficiency

Free-associate on “older middle-class housing” and “New York City,” and an image most likely comes to mind of a cluster of redbrick buildings indistinguishable from one another. But the candy dish of details on each tower of Tudor City, on the far East Side of Manhattan, proves that a master-planned complex doesn’t have to be bland […]

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New York’s Neighborhood: TUDOR CITY

You’ve seen Tudor City in the movies. In “Spider-Man 2,” James Franco’s Harry Osborn lives amongst stone gargoyles in a penthouse on the East River. In “Scarface,” Al Pacino waits to blow up a UN delegate in front of one of its elegant lobbies. From the outside, Tudor City hasn’t changed much since it was […]

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