61 Delancey Street

Cocoron Unveils its Shabushabu Macoron Outpost on Delancey Street

Posted November 10, 2017 at 5:13 am

More than six months in the offing, Shabushabu Macoron is now operational on Delancey Street. It opened last week, right back where it all started seven years ago. The brainchild of soba champions Cocoron, the tiny space at 61 Delancey Street offers reservation-only tasting menus with room for ten. As the name suggests, patrons can […]

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The Original Cocoron will Reopen on Delancey Street as Reservation-Only ‘Shabu Shabu Macoron’

Posted May 23, 2017 at 9:33 am

The new Cocoron at 16 Delancey Street is not so much an addition, but replacement for the original location. It debuted at the end of February, and offers a much larger dining experience for patrons. There are fifty seats, and the menu is apparently a hybrid of the two established locations (the other being Goemon […]

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Six Years on, the Cocoron-Goemon Team Plans a Fourth Location on Delancey/Kenmare Corridor 

Posted May 10, 2016 at 5:00 am

Cocoron is expanding like crazy. Already with two locations under its collective banner – plus the Goemon Curry offshoot – the fast casual Japanese eatery will soon add another. Located equidistant from the others on Delancey/Kenmare Street. Subtle signage appeared behind the roll-down security gate of 16 Delancey over the weekend, announcing the forthcoming arrival of […]

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The Lower East Side Receives Its First BitCoin ATM in Delancey Street Bodega

Posted November 24, 2015 at 5:12 am

In which the Lower East Side receives its first official BitCoin dispenser. CoinSource, a leader in BitCoin ATMs (“BTM”), unveiled the first neighborhood machine yesterday inside 61 Delancey Street. The technology sits among the grocery shelving at the N&N Delancey Smoke Shop. From a recent press release that claims the LES as New York’s “trendiest neighborhood”: […]

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Local Favorite Petee’s Pie Company Extends Hours Thanks to Late-Night Demand

Posted July 9, 2015 at 10:06 am

Pastry purveyors Petee’s Pie Company are enjoying the fruits of success. Their small bakery at 61 Delancey Street – formerly Rocket Joe’s Pizza – just wrapped their busiest week since opening last November. The holiday weekend probably contributed to the uptick in sales. Overall growth is steady, though. Robert Paredez, who co-owns Petee’s with his […]

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Petee’s Pie Company Begins Service on Delancey Street

Posted November 25, 2014 at 6:03 am

For Petee’s Pie Company, it was an eleventh-hour rush to the finish line. The new pastry purveyors opened yesterday afternoon at 61 Delancey after a hasty two-month build-out. Just in time for Thanksgiving, as initially promised. The Petee’s awning is certainly a nice touch for the neighborhood. When completely unfurled, it’s a throwback to that […]

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Petee’s Pie Company Opening a Bakery Inside the Old Rocket Joe’s Space on Delancey

Posted November 17, 2014 at 5:00 am

For 61 Delancey Street, it’s now pie of a different sort. Two decades of Rocket Joe’s dominance at this address came crashing down five months ago when the hole-in-the-wall pizzeria served its last slice. The store remained shuttered behind the security gate painted by “Wish,” a dormant retail unit that awaited new suitors. We saw numerous […]

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Rocket Joe’s Pizza on Delancey is Now Closed for Business

Posted June 2, 2014 at 6:03 am

Rocket Joe’s Pizza, a Lower East Side mainstay since 1992, is no longer with us. The business has been closed of late. Its painted shutters are seemingly drawn for good, the unique neon is dark, and phone calls are greeted with the tri-tone out of service message. This news isn’t totally surprising, though. We saw […]

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Rocket Joe’s Pizza on Delancey is for Sale

Posted December 9, 2013 at 5:49 am

Rocket Joe’s has been a Lower East Side fixture since 1992. But it might not be around much longer. Both the business and the commercial space itself are currently on the open market. Looks like NYCRS is acting as commercial broker for the 61 Delancey parlor, at least according to a new online real estate […]

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Cocoron Ditches Delancey Outpost, Consolidates at 37 Kenmare

Posted October 7, 2013 at 5:00 am

Cocoron just downsized its neighborhood footprint. The tiny OG soba location at 61 Delancey Street is now closed. Signage in the eye-grabbing vestibule announces as much, while the restaurant itself remains in complete disarray. As in materials are strewn everywhere. Looks like the popular soba joint is instead doubling down on its 37 Kenmare location, […]

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