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‘Aeon’ Basement Bookshop Opens on East Broadway

Posted September 7, 2018 at 5:00 am

This one’s a page-turner… Today in a surprising turn of events, a new, independent bookseller just opened on East Broadway. The Aeon Bookstore debuted earlier this week here at the confluence of Chinatown and the Lower East Side. The newcomer business took the sub-level commercial space at 151 East Broadway, beneath the revived Kopitiam Malaysian […]

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The Much Larger ‘Kopitiam’ Takes Shape on East Broadway

Posted June 12, 2018 at 5:07 am

The acclaimed Malaysian cafe Kopitiam is making strides toward its revival within the next couple weeks. Contractors are currently busy building out the new location at 151 East Broadway. One thing is for sure – this storefront offers more space and an expanded menu. The ground-floor is four times larger than the original Canal Street […]

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‘Kopitiam’ Malaysian Cafe Revived with Larger East Broadway Presence

Posted April 12, 2018 at 5:02 am

Kopitiam is still closed, but will soon return. The Canal Street snackshop has been out of commission since the end of December after a short tenancy of two years. Their two-year lease expired at the end of the year, and the landlord reportedly jacked the rent. A purported 25% increase that Kopitiam could not absorb. […]

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