Cafe Dancer Opens at 96 Orchard Today

Posted on: April 16th, 2012 at 6:28 am by

For the last few weeks, team Cafe Dancer has been frantically preparing for the inevitable. Lots of last-minute paintwork, sign scraping, and other assorted interior detailing at 96 Orchard Street. The look of this latest sub-grade cafe seems more homey (and less tacky) than its Vie de France predecessor.

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Anyway, we were informed that Cafe Dancer officially opens its doors to the neighborhood today for lunch. As reported in early February, the newcomer will offer casual eats with a feel similar to Cafe Gitane or Pink Pony. So we were told. Ownership also submitted and received approval [PDF] from Community Board 3 for full liquor privileges, provided food is served during all our of operation; the license is still pending with the SLA.

No identifying marquee markings just yet, though. Only a black and blue paint job. Right in the kisser.

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