90 Rivington Street

On Rivington Street, the Old TeaNY Transforms into Chris Marte HQ

Last modified October 31, 2017 at 1:16 pm

The teeny bit of TeaNY that remains on Rivington Street will eventually get replaced. But until then, it’s a staging area for City Council hopeful Chris Marte. Campaign posters litter the storefront, sitting side by side with leasing signs to attract more permanent tenants. Operational for weeks, we’re told that 90 Rivington is an “annex […]

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Here’s Your Chance to Rent the Former TeaNY on Rivington Street

Posted January 28, 2016 at 10:28 am

​Here’s you chance to rent the former TeaNY; mount up. ​TeaNY, the vegan tea spot co-founded by Moby fifteen years ago, is now up for grabs. The iconic cafe at 90 Rivington Street shuttered last month after tax issues forced the business into an eventual eviction. The first few real estate listings are beginning to creep […]

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Former Moby Haunt TeaNY on Rivington Street Closes for Good After 13 Years

Posted December 18, 2015 at 8:10 am

It’s oh so fitting that, as one Moby vegan joint gets going (Little Pine in LA), an original has gone under. We’re talking, of course, about Rivington Street staple TeaNY. The restaurant had just reopened following an abbreviated closure due to tax troubles three weeks earlier. Now the premises is in the hands of the landlord […]

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TeaNY Reopens on Rivington Street After Tax-Related Closure

Posted November 12, 2015 at 5:00 am

​The taxman couldn’t keep TeaNY down. Recall that the Department of Taxation and Finance stopped by 90 Rivington Street at the end of October. Inspectors seized the popular vegetarian cafe for nonpayment of taxes, and kept the gate shuttered for weeks. Those intimidating orange stickers were also plastered across the glass. The matter has apparently […]

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TeaNY on Rivington Street is Shuttered by the Taxman

Posted October 21, 2015 at 5:00 am

Oh, how the mighty have fallen. Again. Two days ago, the New York Department of Taxation and Finance visited 90 Rivington Street and seized the popular vegetarian cafe, TeaNY, presumably for nonpayment of taxes. The restaurant is shuttered, with those bold red seizure stickers currently residing in the windows. Closure was so sudden, meanwhile, that […]

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Proposal for CityRacks Bike Parking Outside Teany Et Al.

Last modified August 18, 2015 at 5:22 pm

By most accounts, the CityRacks pilot program is gaining some traction. More local businesses are expressing interest in “sponsoring” newfangled parking spaces outside their establishments.

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TeaNY Becomes “Teany-ssimo” Restaurant Cafe on Rivington

Posted September 14, 2012 at 6:09 am

Notice anything different about TeaNY’s 90 Rivington facade? Yup, their signage was swapped with more lights and a slightly different name.

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TeaNY Cafe on Rivington Street for Sale

Posted July 27, 2012 at 6:09 am

Ten years ago this past May, Moby and then-girlfriend Kelly Tisdale pooled their efforts to open TeaNY at 90 Rivington Street. But the subterranean Lower East Side cafe seems to be caught in some unchartered waters.

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Teany Reopens After DOH Closure

Posted January 11, 2012 at 6:44 am

The Health Department-mandated closure of Teany has run its course.

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Teany Shuttered by Department of Health

Posted January 4, 2012 at 6:28 am

As popular as decade-old Teany is around the neighborhood, hindsight shows us that it was certainly a filthy place to dine.

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