Cocoa Bar Closes its Clinton Street Cafe

Posted on: July 1st, 2020 at 5:00 am by

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Cocoa Bar closed its doors for the last time during the coronavirus shutdown. The Lower East Side offshoot of the Brooklyn original is now another statistic for businesses lost during the pandemic.

The casual cafe and wine bar – heavy on the chocolate – spent thirteen years serving from its perch at 21 Clinton Street. Tombstone leasing signage now hangs from the storefront.

Cocoa Bar opened its Lower East Side outpost in the spring of 2007.

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