Laundromats Open on The Lower East Side

Posted on: April 29th, 2020 at 5:05 am by

Laundry is just one of the many little unexpected challenges that city dwellers are facing during pandemic times. But cheer up, Charlie, we found a few laundromats that are still open around the neighborhood, where you can get your threads clean.

The following businesses are still operating (as of April 29):

Delancey Laundromat (9-11 Delancey) – drop off only, Tues-Fri 8:30am-4pm, Sat-Sun 8:30am-6pm

Bright Laundry Land (108 Stanton) – drop off only, Mon-Sat 10am-5pm

Reliable Laundry & Cleaners (174 Rivington Street) – drop off, wash and fold only, 1pm-6pm

Special Touch Valet Cleaners (405 Grand, near Clinton) – drop off, wash and fold only, Mon-Wed-Fri 7am-2pm

Ms. Bubble Laundromat (202 Rivington) – Mon-Sun 10am-4:30pm (last wash); must wear a mask, and must go outside while washing and drying, or drop off.

The Laundry Room of Essex (121 Rivington) – drop off only, Mon-Sun 9am-5pm.

Min81 Laundromat (81 Canal) – drop off only, Mon-Wed-Fri 10am-5pm.

Kwok Wah Laundromat (at Ludlow and Hester) – Sundays; self service until 4pm, drop off until 6pm.

Did we miss any? Let us know in the comments.

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