234 Lafayette Street

‘Brooklyn Diamond’ Coffee will Shine where Tiny Empire Failed on Lafayette Street

Posted April 21, 2017 at 5:19 am

Where one Brooklyn business failed, another is giving it a go. And this one, a contribution to “Latte Lane.” Brooklyn Diamond is making its way to the eastern fringe of SoHo. The misnomer of a coffee shop has grand plans for 234 Lafayette Street, its second location in Manhattan, and third overall. From the about […]

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Tiny Empire Location on Lafayette Street Closes Down (Again)

Posted January 25, 2016 at 5:10 am

​The new Tiny Empire outpost in SoHo is again down for the count. It’s certainly been a rocky road for the smoothie/juice bar since opening at 234 Lafayette Street last summer. Two months after a purported “zoning mixup” over the bathroom attracted ire from the Department of Health – resulting in closure – more of the […]

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DOH Shutters Tiny Empire Due to Basement Bathroom

Posted November 9, 2015 at 5:10 am

​ The Tiny Empire has been compromised. Less than three months into its run slinging overpriced juice on Lafayette Street, the Department of Health came a-calling and ultimately shuttered the joint. Apparently the visit was much ado over a misunderstanding with the city agency over “zoning,” and not terrible kitchen conditions. Concerned about the PR […]

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Slackerwear Brand ‘OnePiece’ is Opening a Pop-Up on Lafayette Street

Posted November 6, 2015 at 5:10 am

Tiny Empire has some retail company at 234 Lafayette Street (aka 63 Spring). Even after the trendy juice bar moved to the block in July, the remaining half of the enormous commercial space sat empty. The vacancy was just filled, albeit temporarily. A new pop-up shop is on the way. OnePiece, the Norweigen minimalist apparel […]

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Tiny Empire Opening NYC Juice Bar on Lafayette Street August 10

Posted July 31, 2015 at 5:18 am

Organic juice bars are spreading around the city unchecked like a plague, seizing that title from the frozen yogurt industry. The eastern border of SoHo will soon add another. Brooklyn-based juicery Tiny Empire is getting larger, expanding to 234 Lafayette Street (corner of Spring). It’s already carved out a chunk of the storefront previously occupied […]

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