ADMOR Out, Silas Depot In at 204 Bowery

Posted on: June 17th, 2011 at 6:18 am by

The ADMOR restaurant supply depot ended its residency on the Bowery about two weeks ago.  But the space would not sit vacant for long.  Barely a day later, the workers were already busy reconfiguring the interior for the next ground-level occupant.  204 Bowery will remain in the family, so to speak.

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The replacement business at this squat two-story building is called Silas Depot, yet another supplier of restaurant tables, chairs, and booths.  While their bright orange canopy arrived yesterday afternoon, the store has yet to open.

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Meanwhile, this mid-section of the thoroughfare is a fallback point of sorts.  It’s a small area – between Delancey and Stanton –  that remains a relative safe haven for an industry that’s no longer welcome on Bowery 2.0.  The small cluster of commercial businesses nevertheless remain under threat from the onslaught of gentrification.

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