Hotel on Rivington

Hotel on Rivington Racks up Nearly 200 Noise Complaints in the Last Year

Posted October 23, 2017 at 9:38 am

It might be twelve years old, but the Hotel on Rivington is still at odds with its neighbors. The Hotel on Rivington appears to lead the 7th Precinct on the Lower East Side with the most noise complaints, according to the city’s 311 records. Looking at the open data set, Jia and Cafe Medi together racked up 182 […]

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Surveillance Footage Shows Perp Fleeing on Moped After Rivington Street Shooting [VIDEO]

Last modified October 16, 2017 at 7:04 am

Surveillance video just surfaced of the perp who allegedly shot a 26-year-old woman near the Hotel on Rivington early yesterday morning. The victim reportedly exited a cab shortly after 5am when a bullet grazed her upper left shoulder. According to police, four shots were fired, and as many 9mm casings were recovered. By yesterday afternoon, crime scene tape […]

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Elite Millenials Club ‘Magnises’ Fails to Deliver the World, Members Want their Money Back

Posted January 26, 2017 at 5:03 am

File this one under first-world problems. The elite millenials club Magnises has created a rift among its membership. Boo-hoo. You might recognize Magnises as the uppity entity behind the “members-only penthouse” at the Hotel on Rivington. They began meeting here two years ago, moving from a West Village townhouse, and paying non-exclusive rent that permitted […]

With the Debut of ‘S’zen Mixology Lounge’ this Week, Another THOR Spot for Embattled Hell Square

Posted January 17, 2017 at 5:00 am

Embattled neighbors call it one of the most problematic operators dotting Hell Square. One that seemingly gets away with everything. Somehow the Hotel on Rivington continues to open (and close) new establishments on-premise without the benefit of public scrutiny. The latest future grievance to arrive is a second-floor nightspot dubbed S’zen Mixology Lounge (i.e. scene + zen). […]

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‘Upstairs on Rivington’ is the Latest Nightlife Entrant at the Hotel on Rivington

Posted October 27, 2016 at 5:12 am

Upstairs on Rivington is the newly renovated lobby lounge at the Hotel on Rivington. It’s a Thursday-through-Saturday joint that joins Cafe Medi on the ground level and the upscale Jia Lounge next door. The second-floor hangout opened a couple weeks ago with a launch party featuring its “artist in residence,” Domingo Zapata. The stunt – […]

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Cafe Medi Now Serving at the Hotel on Rivington

Posted July 7, 2016 at 5:13 am

The food and beverage reboot at the Hotel on Rivington is now fully operational. It was back in May that Roberto Buchelli (Beautique, Provocateur) and Corey Lane (partner in 13th Street Entertainment) brought the Shanghai-themed lounge, Jia, to the space previously occupied by Viktor & Spoils. Now the nightlife duo just lifted the curtain on the adjacent […]

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Atop the Hotel on Rivington, Street Art Takes Hold

Posted June 24, 2016 at 5:18 am

It’s not just nightlife tune-ups, the Hotel on Rivington is seemingly trying to reinvent itself. Last month, we noted the nightlife reboot on premise. The Shanghai-themed lounge, Jia (formerly Viktor & Spoils), and an as-yet-unnamed Mediterranean restaurant in the adjacent space. Both are by the collective hand of Roberto Buchelli (Beautique, Provocateur) and Corey Lane (partner […]

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Hotel on Rivington Replaces Viktor & Spoils with New Shanghai-Themed Lounge

Posted May 6, 2016 at 5:00 am

With surgery complete, the Hotel on Rivington is ready to relaunch its nightlife activity. Co-op Food & Drink shuttered back in January, and in the interim, the entire ground and second levels were remodeled and entrance updated. Now, a Shanghai-themed lounge and Mediterranean restaurant are ready. Roberto Buchelli (Beautique, Provocateur) and Corey Lane (partner in 13th Street […]

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Caffe Vita Coffee Shop Joins Hotel on Rivington Reboot

Posted April 12, 2016 at 5:00 am

The Hotel on Rivington is seriously under the knife at the moment, undergoing a complete overhaul of its hospitality offering. Co-op Food & Drink closed back in January ahead of its tranformation to something altogether new in the high-turnover ground space. Indeed, you may have noticed the sidewalk bridge and plywood presently obscuring the first […]

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Own 10 Garage Parking Spots Inside Upper-Crust 115 Norfolk Street for $890K

Posted March 25, 2016 at 5:19 am

There hasn’t been much news of note from 115 Norfolk Street in recent years. Nicknamed by local media as “Son of Thor,” the Gryzwinski + Pons designed starchitecture is as antiseptic as its Hotel on Rivington kin. To live here requires at least $1.4 million for a one-bedroom apartment. And if you want a parking […]

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