201 Allen Street
Last modified March 30, 2017 at 9:48 am
In just over a year, the northern border of Allen Street is well on its way to becoming a destination for ramen. Mr. Taka Ramen was the first of three to plant a flag here last November, and has skyrocketed in popularity. Then, we reported this week that five-month-old Chelsea Market vendor, Mokbar, is planning to open […]
Posted March 18, 2016 at 5:12 am
Five months of promises culminated in the opening yesterday of the Moemen King. The new Mediterranean snack shop, which replaced Los Perros Locos at 201 Allen Street, had been under construction since last October. The menu includes selections you might expect. Hummus platters, falafel sandwiches, and grilled fare (Shawarma, kebabs). Price points skew toward the […]
Posted October 21, 2015 at 5:10 am
From franks to falafels – that’s the retail narrative down at 201 Allen Street. The former headquarters of flashy franks outpost Los Perros Locos now has a new permanent tenant on the way. It only took a month for the landlord to find a replacement for the yearlong “LESpace” incubator concept which closed in late […]
Posted September 2, 2015 at 5:10 am
It was exactly a year ago that Alex Mitow pulled the plug on the short-lived Los Perros Locos at 201 Allen Street. In the wake of this Colombian hot dog joint, the former proprietor instead transformed the store into “LESpace” – a food-based incubator space for pop-ups, chefs, etc. LESpace made the biggest splash with Polpo […]
Posted October 16, 2014 at 6:04 am
Colombian hot dog joint Los Perros Locos ended its two-year run at back in August. Owner Alex Mitow announced at the time that 201 Allen Street would “undergo a rapid transformation” into a food-based incubator space for pop-ups, chefs, artists, etc. The promise has been fulfilled. As previously reported, Mitow paired up with miLES to launch LESpace, […]
Posted August 29, 2014 at 6:00 am
For a while there, two hot dog joints battled for supremacy at the head of Allen Street – Links and Los Perros Locos. Both ultimately met the same fate though, with the latter closing tomorrow night. Owner Alex Mitow took to Facebook to convey the departure message to fans. “Running a retail storefront in the […]
Posted June 4, 2013 at 10:11 am
Hip hop artist Wale was on the Lower East Side last Thursday, filming a music video for a track off the forthcoming record, “The Gifted.”
Posted March 20, 2013 at 6:42 am
Everyone’s favorite watermelon-smashing funnyman stopped by Los Perros Locos on Monday afternoon to chow on some Colombian-style hot dogs.
Posted February 19, 2013 at 11:23 am
Open for two weeks already, Los Perros Locos is now popping bottles for its official launch.
Posted January 29, 2013 at 6:48 am
Its transparent storefront has been teasing the Lower East Side appetite for weeks.