Pink Pony


‘Ludlow Coffee Supply’ (and Barbershop) Now Serving on Ludlow Street

Posted March 8, 2016 at 5:00 am

It’s opening week, and mixed messaging is prevalent at the new Ludlow Coffee Supply. A quick glance at 176 Ludlow Street might give the wrong impression that the dearly departed Pink Pony is still operational. Indeed, Sweet Chick owner and manager John Seymour and Kyle Martin respectively decided to retain the restaurant’s branded window leafing. […]

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Ludlow Coffee Supply (and Barbershop) Announces Itself at Former Pink Pony on Ludlow Street

Posted February 8, 2016 at 5:17 am

Exactly three years dead and gone, the Pink Pony finally has its replacement – the Ludlow Coffee Supply. The roll-down security gate at 176 Ludlow Street is now branded as such with black-on-white paint. As previously reported, Sweet Chick owner and manager, John Seymour and Kyle Martin respectively, are transforming the iconic space into a […]

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Celebrity Chef Julieta Ballesteros Gambling on Problematic Pink Pony Space

Posted July 23, 2015 at 5:16 am

It’s been two-and-a-half years since Pink Pony departed the Lower East Side, but who’s counting? Since its forced closure at the hand of a $6,000 rent hike, the large restaurant space has remained dormant. Absolutely zero activity here except for the placement of numerous leasing signs in the windows and above the entrance itself. However, […]

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Why the Pink Pony Space on Ludlow Street Will Have Trouble Attracting Another Restaurant

Posted February 11, 2015 at 10:00 am

If you can believe it, we’re already two years removed from Pink Pony’s unfortunate demise. The beloved restaurant on upper Ludlow Street shuttered in February 2013 when landlord Arwen Properties issued a $6,000 rent hike to an ubearable $20,000 sum. It’s still a vacancy. Since then, 176 Ludlow has been peddled on the rental market without much […]

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SKATERS Discuss ‘Humblecore’ and Distaste for Katz’s [INTERVIEW]

Last modified July 10, 2013 at 11:17 am

SKATERS is a charged up band from NYC that has hit the scene with an explosive post-punk one-two. We caught up with lead singer Michael Ian Cummings to chat about their infectious single, “I Wanna Dance (But I Don’t Know How)” and the sarcasm that is “humblecore.”  He also pulls no punches when it comes […]

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8 LES Treasures We Lost in the First Half of 2013 [LISTS]

Posted June 13, 2013 at 5:33 am

It’s certainly been a rough 2013 thus far. Seriously, in the first six months alone, the Lower East Side lost (or is losing) some of its most cherished institutions. The list of victims is staggering given the short timeframe. Count ’em.

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Shuttered Pink Pony Bears Taylor Mead Memorial

Posted May 15, 2013 at 11:23 am

The mural-kissed Pink Pony gate, recently defiled by graffiti writer DARKS, now memorializes another of the neighborhood fallen.

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Pink Pony Now Sports Leasing Sign & Listing

Posted March 8, 2013 at 6:28 am

Here and now – the Pink Pony space is officially on the market, roughly one month after closing shop for good.

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Pink Pony Packs it Up

Posted February 20, 2013 at 9:31 am

Here are some images to ruin your Wednesday morning. Pink Pony packin’ up the gear after more than a decade at 176 Ludlow Street.

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Report: More Threats of Closure for Les Enfants Terribles

Posted February 18, 2013 at 6:09 am

This has been one of the saddest weeks for OG Lower East Side institutions, Ludlow Street in particular.

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