Fogo de Chão to Open at 1775 Tysons Boulevard in Tysons II
TYSONS, Virginia (July 29, 2016) — Lerner Enterprises, one of Washington, D.C.’s largest private real estate developers, is pleased to announce that upscale Brazilian steakhouse Fogo de Chão has signed a lease at 1775 Tysons Boulevard in Tysons, Virginia. The building is the newest addition to Lerner’s renowned master-planned development, The Corporate Office Centre at Tysons II, located in the heart of Fairfax County in Northern Virginia.
“We are excited to welcome Fogo de Chão as the signature restaurant at 1775 Tysons Boulevard,” stated Mark D. Lerner, a principal of Lerner. “Fogo is a premier fine dining concept that enjoys immense popularity, and it will be an ideal complement to the other excellent restaurant options already available in Tysons II. With the addition of Fogo de Chão, Tysons II continues to establish itself as a leading dining destination, as well as being the iconic business address of Northern Virginia,” he added.
Fogo de Chão is the latest addition to the impressive list of world-class dining choices available within Tysons II and Tysons Galleria, including Founding Farmers Tysons, The Palm Restaurant, America Eats Tavern By José Andrés, Wildfire, The Cheesecake Factory, and many others. Fogo joins EY (Ernst & Young) and CSC as major tenants at 1775 Tysons Boulevard. This will be Fogo de Chão’s second location in the D.C. metropolitan area.
1775 Tysons Boulevard (1775Tysons.com) – a 476,000 square foot, 17-story trophy office tower that represents the ultimate expression of innovation and sophistication – delivered this summer. Lerner’s newest building in its Tysons II master plan, 1775 Tysons Boulevard is designed to achieve LEED® Platinum Certification – the first office building in Tysons to do so. The building features a state-of-the-art fitness center, flexible tenant conference center and both indoor and outdoor social areas, the Atrium Café, and other appealing amenities. Please visit 1775Tysons.com/tour for a video tour of 1775 Tysons Boulevard.
About The Corporate Office Centre at Tysons II
The Corporate Office Centre at Tysons II (Tysons2.com) is recognized as the most prestigious commercial address in the Washington D.C. Metro region. Tysons II is a master planned development containing high-end retail, office, hotel and residential projects footsteps from the on-site Tysons Corner Metro Station. Within the 117 acre development is Tysons Galleria (an 800,000 square foot luxury shopping destination featuring Neiman Marcus, Saks Fifth Avenue and dozens of boutique shops), 1600 Tysons Boulevard (a 305,000 square foot LEED® Silver office tower), 1650 Tysons Boulevard (a 395,000 square foot office tower), 1750 Tysons Boulevard (a 405,000 square foot office tower), 1800 Tysons Boulevard (a 320,000 square foot office tower) and Lillian Court at Tysons II (a 286 unit award-winning luxury condominium project). All of these projects were originally developed by Lerner. Also within Tysons II is The Ritz-Carlton • Tysons, which was previously named one of the Top 50 Hotels in the United States by Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards and offers elegant accommodations and superior personal service.
Founded by Theodore N. Lerner in 1952, Lerner Enterprises is a respected leader in Washington, D.C. area real estate development, investment and management. Headquartered in Rockville, Maryland, Lerner is one of the largest and most diversified private real estate companies in the region, with expertise in all phases of commercial real estate – including planning, development, construction, leasing, asset management and property management. Lerner has developed and managed more than 20 million square feet of commercial, retail, hospitality and residential real estate throughout the Washington metropolitan area. The award-winning office portfolio features such iconic properties as Washington Square, 20 M Street SE, Two White Flint North, The Corporate Office Park at Dulles Town Center and The Corporate Office Centre at Tysons II, among many others. The company is also a pioneer in sustainable development, with a notable LEED® Certified portfolio that includes Washington Square (LEED® Silver Certification), 20 M Street (LEED® Gold Certification), 2000 Tower Oaks Boulevard (Lerner’s Corporate Headquarters and the first LEED® Platinum office building in the entire Mid-Atlantic Region), and 1775 Tysons Boulevard (the first office building designed to achieve LEED® Platinum Certification in the Tysons market).
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About Fogo de Chão
Fogo de Chão (fogo-dee-shown) is a leading Brazilian steakhouse, or churrascaria, which has specialized for more than 36 years in fire-roasting high-quality meats utilizing the centuries-old Southern Brazilian cooking technique of churrasco. Fogo delivers a distinctive and authentic Brazilian dining experience through the combination of high-quality Brazilian cuisine and a differentiated service model known as espeto corrido (Portuguese for "continuous service") delivered by gaucho chefs. Fogo offers its guests a tasting menu of a variety of meats including beef, lamb, pork and chicken, simply seasoned and carefully fire-roasted to expose their natural flavors, a gourmet Market Table with seasonal salads, soup and fresh vegetables, seafood, desserts, signature cocktails and an award-winning wine list. The first Fogo de Chão opened in Brazil in 1979. The Company currently operates 32 restaurants in the United States, 10 in Brazil and one joint venture restaurant in Mexico. Visit FOGO.com for more information.
Eugene Buot | 301.692.2253 | EBuot@Lerner.com