Minnie’s on Clinton Street is Latest Coronavirus Casualty on LES
Minnie’s is no more.
The corner bar-restaurant on Clinton Street had shuttered with the rest of the city at the outset of the coronavirus pandemic in March. That’s all it took; its doors did not reopen. A reader spotted the tombstone leasing signage hanging in the front window of 29 Clinton, signaling the conclusion of three years on the block.
The New American nightspot was founded in 2017 by eponymous owner Minnie Stallings, who is the daughter of Hotel on Rivington honcho Paul Stallings (owner of the building itself). It took over the space formerly occupied for twelve years by Tapeo29.