Inside Karaoke Boho at 196 Orchard Street

Posted on: January 7th, 2010 at 6:35 am by

As the TUTS signage continues to deteriote above 196 Orchard, work continues unabated on the future home of Karaoke Boho.  Last night, we caught a sneak peek of progress behind the papered windows.

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While still a mess, the interior is taking shape – the bar is now in place, as is the slatted ceiling and ornate lighting fixtures.  To the left, above the bar, hangs a bronze piece studded with a ring of beer bottles.

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The Sing Sing branded club is not through the woods of legality just yet.  Back in September, the 19-room, 170-capacity space was denied a liquor license.  At the time, members of Community Board 3 voted against having a “karaoke monstrosity” in a resolution area.  Perhaps it will operate BYOB like its sister location in the West Village.

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