Posted November 15, 2013 at 11:08 am
A curious spectacle surfaced at Sara D. Roosevelt Park the other day. In the Pit between Broome and Delancey, crispy leaves were corralled into perfectly-shaped rings, beckoning the wind and children to have at it. But how did these urban crop circles come to be? Was it a meteorological or other type of natural phenomena? Were […]
Last modified November 14, 2013 at 7:18 am
Louie and Chan, the latest project by David Wiesner of Grotto, will open later today at 303 Broome Street after four years in development. (We first told you about this place in June 2011!) The ambitious restaurant-club concept initially began entertaining the masses in a limited capacity back in September, with all the hallmarks of a […]
Posted November 11, 2013 at 6:10 am
A week of living in the fake past is now complete; it’s back to the reality of the “new” Lower East Side. That said, set takedown for The Knick is still underway, hitting a road bump due to Veterans Day observance. Over the weekend, however, saw the laborious task of scraping up the dirt that […]
Posted October 25, 2013 at 3:26 pm
At 250 Broome Street, Home Espresso Bar is a cozy respite from the other neighboring coffee shops, and the food options are no second thought here.
Posted October 16, 2013 at 6:05 am
Happiness no longer. The Happiness Deli as we’ve come to know it is no longer at 101 Delancey Street. Its resources have instead been relocated around the corner. Indeed, contrary to initial intel we received last spring, the beloved neighborhood bodega moved to the new space at 243 Broome; it’s not a second location. The […]
Posted October 9, 2013 at 6:00 am
Rub one out for Happy Ending. The swanky nightclub at 302 Broome Street reached climax long ago, but eventually faded.
Posted August 30, 2013 at 6:03 am
We’ve said it before – Broome Street between Chrystie and the Bowery is a gallery district unto itself.
Last modified July 27, 2013 at 4:49 pm
Any Lower East Siders out there feeling a lack of that Cheers-esque vibe which existed for so many years? The vibe increasingly replaced by the likes of Stanton Social and The DL? You might not enjoy this news. After business this Tuesday (July 30) night, Lolita Bar, colloquially called “Lolita’s,” will be shutting its historic wooden […]
Posted July 17, 2013 at 5:23 am
Team Grotto conceived the idea of Louie & Chan three years ago, choosing the two adjacent storefronts at 303-305 Broome Street for their dream