Stanton Street


‘Lowlife’ Bringing High Dining to Stanton Street Next Week

Posted November 12, 2015 at 5:11 am

At the intersection of “casual fine dining,” New Order, and Luc Sante is a new Lower East Side restaurant. Lowlife, like the historical account and album of same, is on the precipice of opening at 178 Stanton Street. Build-out has been rather fierce of late, and looks to be in the final stage. Expect an […]

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His Name is Sean Patton and You Will Listen to Him [INTERVIEW]

Last modified November 11, 2015 at 1:19 pm

​If there’s one comedian out there you really need to know about, it’s Sean Patton. He hails from New Orleans, but splits his residence between New York City and Los Angeles. The bits are hysterical, oftentimes skewing anti-hipster, and usually delivered with hyperbole and an irate intensity. In fact, it’s not uncommon to hear the […]

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Rochelle’s Co-Owner Was Arrested Last Week for Grand Larceny at Chelsea Market

Posted November 11, 2015 at 5:00 am

For Brett David, co-owner of Rochelle’s on Chrystie Street, bad decisions are indeed served nightly, as the byline on its Twitter page boasts. It appears the nightlife operator was busted last week (November 5) for allegedly stealing a coat from a designer sample sale in Chelsea Market. The above photo was posted to the bar’s […]

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Arlene’s Grocery Celebrates Two Decades on the LES with Week of Entertainment

Posted November 10, 2015 at 10:23 am

Twenty years of business is nothing to sneeze at in this ever-changing neighborhood. Especially when you’re a music venue. If CBGB’s closure taught us anything, it’s that no club is indispensable. And with places like The Living Room relocating to Brooklyn, and Cake Shop’s perpetual attempts to stay afloat through crowdfunding, there’s a wary outlook for […]

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Heartbeet Juicery Goes Belly Up, Rise Coffee Moves into 85 Stanton

Posted November 10, 2015 at 5:10 am

Two years, gone in a heartbeat. The Heartbeet Juicery – a Brooklyn-based juice and cleanse home delivery business – officially folded in early October. And with it, the departure of the brick-and-mortar to-go window at 85 Stanton Street. Thus caps three years of operations for the company, two of which were spent beside A. Turen. […]

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New ‘Kitty’s a-Go-Go’ Snack Shop on Stanton Street Taps Snoop Dogg as Partner

Posted October 2, 2015 at 9:27 am

So, it turns out the Kitty’s Canteen offshoot in the adjacent retail at 11 Stanton Street boasts the Doggfather as partner. Indeed, Snoop Dogg (nay, Calvin Broadus Jr.), an early adoptor of the restaurant, now counts himself as co-owner with The Box’s Richard Kimmel on the tiny takeout joint. Dubbed Kitty’s a-Go-Go, this “light” version […]

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DelShah Capital Sells 19 Stanton Street to Ariel Soudry for $12M

Posted September 29, 2015 at 5:00 am

Residents of 19 Stanton Street (aka 205 Chrystie) are now in for a “better living” experience. The property just changed hands from one terrible landlord to another. After roughly four years of ownership, Delshah Capital decided to cash out on the investment. Guess he needs to recoup some of the cost from purchasing the Beckenstein’s building […]

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Iconic ‘Louis Zuflacht’ Building at 154 Stanton Sells for $4.8M

Posted September 11, 2015 at 5:10 am

The stout, two-story commercial building at 154 Stanton Street just changed hands a couple weeks ago for nearly $4.8 million. Artist Kristen Copham held onto the 3,600 square-foot property for seven years, installing the NY Studio Gallery, office space upstairs, and later, the Smart Clothes Gallery. Its most recent function, however, was television backdrop (i.e. […]

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Rent Lady Gaga’s Former Stanton Street Apartment for $2,000 a Month

Posted September 11, 2015 at 5:00 am

The front door of 176 Stanton Street remains a shrine for Little Monsters everywhere, for this was the onetime home of her majesty Lady Gaga (for three years, anyway). It’s been several years, but her former one-bedroom apartment (#4A) is again available for rent. Naked Apartments has the listing for 176 Stanton Street. The unit […]

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‘Stanton Square’ Bar/Internet Cafe Set to Debut at 112-114 Stanton Street

Posted September 9, 2015 at 5:10 am

One local dentist is determined to fill the cavity of Hell Square with another nightlife establishment. That’s no joke. The marked stores of 112-114 Stanton Street will soon birth “Stanton Square.” Dr. Chun Yuk Lee, who works at New York Smiles Dental on Grand Street, scooped up both tenement buildings last year. Capitalizing on the […]

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