14 Delancey Street

Ceci-Cela Officially Closes Spring Street Patisserie After 25 Years, Consolidates on Delancey 

Posted November 4, 2016 at 5:00 am

It finally happened. Ceci-Cela, patisserie mainstay of Little Italy for twenty-five years, has departed the neighborhood. They’ve since consolidated operations at the newish location on Delancey Street. A handwritten farewell note currently sits in the windows alongside token tombstone leasing signage. News of its relocation arrives about seven months after the Lower East Side iteration […]

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Ceci-Cela Patisserie Soft Opens its Delancey Street Outpost This Weekend 

Posted April 1, 2016 at 5:00 am

Popular SoHo dessert shop Ceci-Cela Patisserie is less twenty-four hours from opening its Delancey Street annex. Founding owner Laurent Dupal tells us that the soft open for this new location is tomorrow (possibly Sunday). “We will be giving some small samples for free, with coffee and croissants for sale,” Dupal tells us. Expect a formal public […]

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Ceci-Cela Expansion to Delancey Street Next Month is Really Just a Relocation in Disguise

Posted March 16, 2016 at 5:00 am

The coast is clear for Ceci-Cela to move into 14 Delancey Street. Its prior commercial tenant – a commercial showroom for SMC Stone – officially vacated the premises last month. Brown teaser signage still hangs in the windows, but now a “Patisserie” plaque and awning are affixed to the marquee. While this Lower East Side location […]

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Ceci-Cela Patisserie is Opening a New Cafe Next to the Bowery Ballroom

Posted October 19, 2015 at 5:00 am

Well now. This is totally unexpected. Ceci-Cela, the well-regarded French patisserie headquartered on Spring Street, is crossing the Bowery divide to open a new location on the Lower East Side. The bakery-cafe will soon take control of SMC Stone at 14 Delancey, long peddled on the rental market for a retail suitor (at least since […]

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SMC Stone Closing Its 14 Delancey Showroom

Posted July 8, 2011 at 6:09 am

Demand for stonework in the neighborhood must not be there, as two-year-old SMC Stone is closing its Delancey showroom.

SMC Stone Now Operational

Last modified December 27, 2010 at 7:19 pm

Two months after first reporting on SMC Stone, the showroom at 14 Delancey is now operational. The requisite grand opening banners hanging from the newly-minted marquee make it one hundred percent official. Of particular note, however, are the unique polished egg-stones sitting in the window. Related Reading: 14 Delancey Gets Stoned [Bowery Boogie]

14 Delancey Gets Stoned

Last modified December 27, 2010 at 7:20 pm

According to a pair of friendly laborers onsite, the long-vacant storefront at 14 Delancey will soon re-open as SMC Stone. The Brooklyn-based company specializes in importation, distribution, and installation of a full range of stone products for commercial and residential use. This satellite location will reportedly be a showroom of sorts, and is slated to […]