153 Essex Street
Posted September 2, 2014 at 6:05 am
The game’s not up, it seems. Two Bit’s pumped in another quarter to continue playing at 153 Essex Street. That’s right, gamers. The year-old retro arcade bar reopened right before the holiday weekend after a week-long recess. Two Bit’s closed unexpectedly two weeks ago for the second time in three months. It was another instance […]
Posted August 26, 2014 at 6:03 am
It’s a sad day of purgatory for local gamers. All signs point to game over for Two Bit’s Retro Arcade at 153 Essex Street, but nothing is yet confirmed. Instead we’re left with a room full of cabinets and a window to tease. Roughly one week ago, the establishment closed with a handwritten note on the door […]
Posted November 26, 2012 at 6:09 am
Three months after announcing itself, the hotly-anticipated Two Bit’s Retro Arcade is now mere days from opening at 153 Essex Street.
Posted June 25, 2012 at 6:41 am
Here’s something to get excited about. The recently-reopened Chinatown Fair is no longer the only game in town, so to speak. Some new competition is on deck for 153 Essex Street.
Posted January 19, 2012 at 6:18 am
Just as Subway was installing its monstrosity of a backlit storefront awning last week, the Triple 5 Soul pop-up shop next door began packing up its inventory.
Posted January 16, 2012 at 6:42 am
Now the Hell Square periphery gets its own Subway outpost to boast. Indeed, Essex Street, you’re up next!
Posted May 17, 2010 at 6:18 am
For a solid few years, 153 Essex Street has been an eyesore of a building, encased in dark netting and cordoned off by rotten sidewalk plywood. It was essentially a push-up job - adding a small tumor to the original five-story building – but never appeared to have a clear completion date in sight. In the […]