Did you know that Grindhaus is owned by a former pro-dom who rescued her restaurant from both a failed starting concept and a Hurricane Sandy flood? Her name is Erin Norris, and Pete Wells managed some intrepid interviewing in his glowing two-star review, which ran today.
She hasn’t decorated the place with canes or masks from her dominatrix days, but she believes the dungeon helped shape Grindhaus.
“That’s also the hospitality industry, in a way,” she said, adding: “So it finds its way into how things are run and taking care of people. Making sure no one leaves scarred. Or unhappy.”
Also, eat their sourdough bread.
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