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Tender's grand opening party: Welcoming a culinary and cocktail hotspot

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This past Wednesday, Tender at the Sanctuary Hotel in Midtown Manhattan, held its grand opening party. Aviva Drescher, Justin Ross Lee, Brandon Freid, and a trendsetting crowd of foodies came to celebrate the opening event. Tender has been designed by Josh Held and is owned by Hank Freid and Brandon Freid. It’s a spacious venue with intimate lighting and comfortable couches. It includes both a lounge and a restaurant and bar area, where the name Tender is lit up in purple. Guests enjoyed champagne and passed hors d’oeuvres such as the Avocado Fries and the Polenta Lasagna.

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Many guests also enjoyed dinner service during the event. Some favorite items from the menu included the Organic Roasted Chicken, the Truffle Tagliatelle, the Macaroni & Cheese, and the Truffle Fries. All of the dishes were beautifully presented and tasted delicious. The restaurant staff was very lively, gracious, and attentive. What a great opening event!



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