Waffin Tea Room is Out

Posted on: January 4th, 2010 at 6:18 am by

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Almost a year after opening for business at 161 Allen Street, the Waffin Tea Room is out.  But apparently not for good.  According to a sign in their window, the tea spot is moving to parts unknown, beckoning former customers to “call.”  We obliged, only to receive a message from the operator indicating that the number has been temporarily disconnected.  Behind shuttered security gates, the interior is stripped bare.

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Perhaps the business is under new ownership?  Back in October, Waffin Tea Room and its remaining five-year lease were on the chopping block for a mere $80,000.  Information remains scant, especially since the website advertised on the red awning is not active.

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