He has signed a lease at a former art gallery at 200 E. Girard Ave. (at Shackamaxon), next to Murph's, across from Johnny Brenda's, and around the corner from the forthcoming Stephen Starr biergarten.
Name will be Fathom Seafood Bar.
It's a raw/seafood gastropub concept, and he's hoping for a September/October opening with a full bar and communal picnic table seating.
Sample dishes: Lobster grilled cheese and smoked-cod pierogis. Monday crab nights.