Andre Saraiva

‘Cafe Henrie’ Seeks Extended Hours and Full Liquor Upgrade

Posted July 17, 2017 at 9:34 am

Cafe Henrie, the two-year-old eatery alongside Sara D. Roosevelt Park, seeks an upgrade of its liquor license to serve hard booze. Ownership also hopes to keep the 20-table establishment open until 2am daily. The pitch is not sitting well with some neighbors, though, including the Sara D. Roosevelt Park Coaltion, which noted on its website, “Generally […]

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Andre Saraiva’s ‘Cafe Henrie’ Expanding with Second Outpost on Forsyth Street

Posted June 9, 2016 at 5:00 am

With all ties to Le Baron (and whatever succeeds it) seemingly broken, former co-founder Andre Saraiva is focusing on a new empire. That of Cafe Henrie on the Lower East Side. The French cafe debuted in September 2015 at 110 Forsyth Street. Now, barely nine months later, Saraiva is looking to expand the business. On the […]

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Le Baron Won’t be Returning to Chinatown, Here’s Why

Posted March 11, 2016 at 9:36 am

Popular French club import Le Baron won’t be returning to Chinatown. The operation shuttered last June out of the blue for “summer vacation” and never reopened. That announcement came via Instagram, which promised a return in fall 2015. Not so much; and we now understand why. Scope out the Marshal’s seizure notice, dated March 9 (two […]

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Andre Saraiva Debuts ‘Cafe Henrie’ on Forsyth Street

Last modified March 13, 2016 at 7:57 pm

Cafe Henrie debuted yesterday at 110 Forsyth Street. Its purple neons were illuminated for the first time last week, which had signaled the arrival. As first disclosed here, Cafe Henrie is the creation of Andre Saraiva, founder of Le Baron and a popular street artist (“Mr. A”) who’s responsible for those grinning stick figures around the […]

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