139 Essex Street
Posted November 11, 2020 at 5:03 am
Closed for renovations during pandemic times, six-year-old Patacon Pisao is set to reopen on Essex Street. Brown butcher paper in the windows typically conveys a shuttered business. But the Venezuelan sandwich shop is making some modifications to improve the business. “We’re making it more accessible for customers and easier for our employees to work,” ownership […]
Posted January 11, 2017 at 5:17 am
For Object_ify 139, it’s store no more. The artsy object silo is packing up at the end of the week, and headed for the pastures of the online marketplace. Its last day in business on the Lower East Side is this Friday. School of Visual Arts graduate Maria Candanoza opened the pint-sized boutique at 139 […]
Posted November 6, 2014 at 6:10 am
Ever since the mobile outpost at 139 Essex folded last year, the north storefront has been a vacancy. For a while there, the address was bereft of activity. Patacon Pisao hadn’t yet opened, and this retail space was covered in newspaper clippings. Well, it too just crossed the finish line with a new lease on […]
Posted September 12, 2014 at 6:00 am
To anyone frequenting the environs of Essex, it would appear that Patacon Pisao was left for dead. The interior teased the masses for the better part of the last six months without incident (including a mural by artist Joseph Meloy). Not to mention, those yellow neons have also been in place, albeit switched off. Not […]
Posted October 15, 2013 at 6:00 am
What was Khushie Kitchen up until last year is now switching ethnic flavors. That’s right; in short order, 139 Essex Street will serve up Venezuelan fare. Neons arrived onsite last week and are already burning bright nightly. As we first reported last May, Patacon Pisao is transforming the shoebox store into another brick-and-mortar outpost, its […]
Posted May 3, 2013 at 6:40 am
Many mourned the loss of Khushie Kitchen when it shuffled off this mortal Lower East Side coil.
Posted October 24, 2011 at 6:09 am
Two weeks ago, the Department of Health shuttered Khushie Kitchen at 139 Essex Street for amassing a gagworthy 52 violation points.
Posted October 7, 2011 at 6:09 am
Khushie Kitchen on Essex Street was just shuttered by the Department of Health. More after the jump!