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About that Comic Book Sale Inside the Lobster Joint this Weekend; New Food Truck Coming Soon

Posted November 24, 2014 at 9:19 am

It would be dope if this was permanent, but alas, this is the new Lower East Side and a comic book store won’t do. What you see here was a temporary sale inside the now-former Lobster Joint. The flea market of sorts lasted all weekend, with various issues culled from all decades priced at $1 and […]

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Lobster Joint Will Permanently Close LES Location November 16 So That Ben Shaoul Can Build a New Development

Posted November 5, 2014 at 12:45 pm

Another doomed restaurant at the corner of Orchard and East Houston will soon bite the dust. This is the block that Ben “Sledgehammer” Shaoul is clearing out for a new development. A mere two weeks after AAA Ichiban closed shop, word just arrived that Lobster Joint at 201 East Houston is next. According to the press […]

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Lobster Joint Reopened on Saturday, 3 Weeks After Water Main Ruptured

Posted June 16, 2014 at 6:00 am

When the 20-inch water main beneath East Houston ruptured a few weeks ago, the restaurants comprising the low-rise strip took on heavy basement flooding. Not to mention cataclysmic damage to the street itself. Yet reports at the time indicated that the Lobster Joint sustained some of the heaviest losses. Like many thousands of dollars in […]

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Report: Lobster Joint Reopening Next Week After Massive Flood from Water Main Break

Posted June 6, 2014 at 6:03 am

By the look of things, you wouldn’t necessarily know that just two weeks ago, the corner of East Houston and Ludlow Streets was a river. A torrent that flooded the street and completely collapsed the roadway outside Katz’s Deli. The rushed repair job had DOT crews working around the clock for two days. All seems […]

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Lower East Side Lobster Joint Opens at 201 East Houston

Posted December 17, 2012 at 6:09 am

Turnaround time for the Lower East Side outpost of the Lobster Joint was rather surprising.

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Lobster Joint Brands 201 East Houston

Posted November 30, 2012 at 6:48 am

In the wake of its recent closure, ladder-bound contractors scrubbed away the remnants of Lina Frey last weekend with their handheld sanders.

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