Amanda Cohen Angling to Open Dirt Candy Outpost at 86 Allen

Posted on: October 25th, 2013 at 6:10 am by

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Dirty Candy chef-owner Amanda Cohen, Photo: Howard Walfish

A Chinatown bus depot in its previous life, 86 Allen Street might be going green.

Popular East Village vegetarian outpost Dirt Candy is angling to open another restaurant south of Houston. According to the November SLA agenda for Community Board 3, 86 Allen Street is the storefront under consideration. Chef-owner Amanda Cohen confirmed her plans in an email yesterday.

Babycakes notwithstanding, there isn’t much in the way of vegetarian/vegan south of Delancey, so this could come as welcome news to many.

Amanda Cohen opened the first Dirty Candy location at 430 East 9th Street back in 2008.

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