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Archives: May 2014

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Jobs created as an open air venue debuts this summer on Hamilton Harbour

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News - The Royal Gazette

May 12, 2014 at 3:30 pm

A new restaurant and bar will be opening on May 24 at the Fairmont Hamilton Princess on the hotel’s marina, which is currently under construction.

The new restaurant and bar — which means 30 jobs — is situated in one of Bermuda’s most breathtaking locations and features uninterrupted Harbour views from every vantage point, says a press release announcing the new amenity.

It is called the 1609 Bar & Restaurant, named to commemorate the year the survivors of the Sea Venture wreck became Bermuda’s first settlers.

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1609 Restaurant To Open At Hamilton Princess

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Press Release - Bernews

May 12, 2014

On May 24th, the Fairmont Hamilton Princess will debut a new harbour-side bar and grill located on the hotel’s state-of-the-art marina – 1609 Bar & Restaurant.

Named to commemorate the year the survivors of the Sea Venture wreck became Bermuda’s first settlers, 1609 is situated in one of Bermuda’s most breathtaking locations and features uninterrupted Harbour views from every vantage point.

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‘Breathtaking’ 1609 restaurant to open on Bermuda Day

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Press Release - The Bermuda Sun

Monday, May 12, 2014 1:46 PM

On May 24, The Fairmont Hamilton Princess debuts a new harbour-side bar and grill located on the hotel’s state-of-the-art marina – 1609 Bar & Restaurant. Named to commemorate the year the survivors of the Sea Venture wreck became Bermuda’s first settlers, 1609 is situated in one of Bermuda’s most breathtaking locations and features uninterrupted Harbour views from every vantage point.

The 2,500 square foot open air space is designed to offer a casual and social atmosphere featuring a menu that ranges from charcuterie and pizza to burgers, sandwiches and salads, as well as a variety of seasonally inspired entrees.  A carefully crafted cocktail menu offers Bermuda classics such as the Rum Swizzle and Dark & Stormy, as well as island-inspired libations including Passion Fruit Mojito, 1609 Frozen Rum Punch, and White Peach and Tropical Red pitchers of sangria. 1609 has 125 seats, include 25 at the bar.

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