Cocoron

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 […]

Filed Under

Cocoron Soba Soft Opens its Newest Delancey Street Outpost Today

Posted February 21, 2017 at 5:02 am

The Cocoron-Goemon local empire increases by one today. Its newest noodle nook debuts this afternoon at 16 Delancey Street, a former restaurant supply shop. Ownership reached out to confirm that the so-called “Cocoron 16” is currently in soft launch mode. “It’s kind of soft open that means we offer 20 seats for the start,” ownership told […]

Filed Under

Cocoron-Goemon Team Ready to Open 4th Location on Delancey/Kenmare Corridor

Posted February 16, 2017 at 5:06 am

It’s been more than six years since Cocoron introduced its first soba shop on Delancey Street. The cramped restaurant gained instant popularity and now counts three locations to its name including Goemon Curry. Now the mini-chain is ready for its newest outpost, adding “Noodle with Nutrition” to the block. As previously reported, a third Cocoron […]

Filed Under

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 […]

Filed Under

Cocoron Owner Yoshihito Kira Planning Japanese Curry Restaurant Next Door on Kenmare Street

Posted October 9, 2014 at 5:30 am

Entrepreneur at 29 Kenmare Street shuttered this past May after the fairly typical two-year run. The Japanese boutique opened in March 2012 and featured hip threads for both men and women. It wasn’t long, though, before a restaurant came calling for the former orange box at the northwest corner of Elizabeth. In fact, the endeavor […]

Filed Under

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, […]

Filed Under

Rock Shic: Deprive Yourself Not

Posted February 15, 2013 at 11:15 am

In spite of Groundhog Phil predicting an early spring, I still see no signs of deviation from the current conditions of absolutely Baltic.

Filed Under

Cocoron Opening Second Location at 37 Kenmare on Saturday

Posted September 6, 2012 at 6:48 am

Fans of local soba will be glad to know that Cocoron is on the doorstep of opening its newest outpost at 37 Kenmare Street.

Filed Under

Cocoron Opening Outpost at 37 Kenmare Street

Posted April 9, 2012 at 6:44 am

In a short eighteen-month period, Lower East Side noodle newcomer Cocoron has built quite the following. It’s already deemed a neighborhood favorite by many. Expansion news inside!

Filed Under

Cocoron to Open at 61 Delancey Next Week

Posted November 22, 2010 at 6:28 am

Cocoron has been under construction for the better part of four months.  In recent weeks, however, the storefront partially unveiled itself.  While not yet open, we knocked on the door last week to have a look. The threesome preparing the interior was kind enough to oblige. Cocoron (meaning “heartwarming” in Japanese) was somehow able to squeeze […]

Filed Under