‘Cup & Saucer’ Survives the Upstairs Fire at 89 Canal Street

Posted on: January 5th, 2017 at 5:12 am by

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You would think that nothing happened at 89 Canal Street. Yet, three days ago, fire broke out on the third floor (and spread to the fourth) and temporarily sidelined Cup & Saucer on the ground level. But it survived … luckily.

While boards are now in the upper windows, the greasy-spoon remains open for business.

Cup & Saucer is one local gem that should not be taken for granted. It’s the last of a dying breed; a simple luncheonette where people of all stripes dine. From the construction workers and cops to tourists and area regulars.

Cause of the blaze and extent of injuries are still unknown at this time.

Photo: GMD Three

Photo: GMD Three

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