Lucky’s Famous Burgers


Retail Condo Housing Lucky’s Famous Burgers and Rumpus Room Sells for $5.75M

Posted November 17, 2015 at 5:18 am

For the first time in recent memory, the corner storefront at 147 East Houston is no longer a check-cashing depot. The store closed over the summer. Its identity changed over the years, yet the core business remained; the last update was in 2010 to a Pay-O-Matic outpost. Fast forward to current. Pay-O-Matic is no longer in […]

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Lucky’s Famous Burgers May Soon Close; Empanada Mama Rumored as Replacement

Last modified July 10, 2014 at 4:20 pm

We’ve been hearing lots of chatter that Lucky’s Famous Burgers may soon throw in the towelette, as it were. Earlier real estate listings for 147 East Houston via Massey Knakal had all but telegraphed this. Apparently the owner is looking to move the burger joint to midtown, closer to his other two locations, and look to […]

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Photo: Lori Greenberg

Behind the Mural: Lucky’s Famous Burgers Wants to Stay Put

Posted March 28, 2014 at 9:13 am

The new murals at Lucky’s Famous Burgers are colorful and eye catching, but they also tell a bigger story. We spoke with General Manager Miranda Carr, who explained, “The store was devastatingly hidden by scaffolding for a year and a half,” resulting in a lack of visibility which hurt the privately owned NYC-based business. Sadly, […]

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Lucky’s Famous Burgers Wants You to Properly Pronounce ‘Houston’

Posted March 21, 2014 at 9:32 am

Looks like Lucky’s Famous Burgers finally found an artist to help sell burgers at 147 East Houston (i.e. “Houstanize” the premises). Sometime within the last week, the grease pit unveiled a mini mural on its exterior that essentially acts as a linguistics lesson for those uninitiated city folk. The message is somewhat passive aggressive, ensuring […]

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Lucky’s Famous Burgers Looking for Artist to “Houstanize” Interior

Posted December 20, 2012 at 6:17 am

Lucky’s Famous Burgers at 147 East Houston is hopping on the bandwagon to tap into the vibrant street art vibe of the Lower East Side.

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Lucky’s Famous Burgers Opens Today

Posted April 4, 2011 at 6:18 am

Lucky’s Famous Burgers debuts its fourth tri-state area location today at 147 East Houston.

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Lucky’s Famous Burgers Draws Trash Ire

Posted February 28, 2011 at 6:09 am

Another week, another storefront addition to the forthcoming Lucky’s Famous Burgers at 147 East Houston.

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Lucky’s Famous Burgers Teases at 147 East Houston

Posted February 18, 2011 at 6:09 am

More news to report today on the newest Lucky’s Famous Burgers location.

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Lucky’s Famous Burgers Removes Mario

Posted February 1, 2011 at 6:28 am

Lucky’s Famous Burgers reading the 147 East Houston space.

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Coming Soon: Lucky’s Famous Burgers at 147 East Houston

Posted January 18, 2011 at 6:39 am

With Mario’s Pizza officially dead, a local burger empire is waiting in the wings.

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