180 Ludlow Street

Dirty French Sets the Tables Inside Ludlow Hotel [PHOTOS]

Posted August 18, 2014 at 9:18 am

Dirty French is definitely on the verge of opening inside the Ludlow Hotel. Though, still no conclusive launch date other than “mid-August.” But what we do have for you is a much clearer shot of the interior with tables (and booths) already set. Hospitality company Major Food Group – run by Mario Carbone, Rich Torrisi, and […]

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Take a Peek Inside Torrisi Team’s Dirty French at the Ludlow Hotel, Opening Mid-August

Posted August 8, 2014 at 5:38 am

The Ludlow Hotel (aka The Ludlow) debuted last month, culminating a convoluted journey that lasted nearly a decade. Reservations for the BD Hotels-operated lodge began almost immediately, but it took a few weeks longer for Torrisi and company (i.e. Major Food Group) to roll out the goods. Four weeks ago, the lobby bar opened, but […]

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Ludlow Hotel is Ready June 1; Dirty French Will Begin Serving in July

Last modified May 30, 2014 at 10:41 am

Plywood is gone from 180 Ludlow Street, revealing the full sweep of the entrance to the Ludlow Hotel (aka The Ludlow). As you might imagine, its vibe is quite similar to the Bowery Hotel, which is also by BD Hotels and Sean MacPherson. Prospective guests can begin staying at the Ludlow Hotel as of June […]

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Sean MacPherson’s Ludlow Hotel to Offer ‘Rockstar’ Suite and ‘Skybox Loft’

Last modified April 16, 2014 at 12:31 pm

Now in its final lap, the BD Hotels crew is starting to drip even more details about its latest Ludlow Hotel project. The Ludlow. Most of what we knew about this place until now focused on the incoming restaurant – the latest from the Torrisi team called Dirty French, which opens this summer and will […]

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Hotel Ludlow Peels Plywood to Unveil Its Grand Entrance

Posted April 3, 2014 at 10:00 am

Over in Hell Square, the Ludlow Hotel (aka “The Ludlow”) just axed half of its plywood fence and added glass to its Meatpacking-esque awning. The freshly-revealed exterior carries that same faux-old-world feel as its kin on the Bowery (Sean MacPherson is behind both projects). In other Ludlow Hotel news, word came down the pike a […]

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Ludlow Hotel Unveils New Website; Bookings Start in Springtime

Posted February 18, 2014 at 5:15 am

The Orchard Hell Building has been hogging headlines of late, so let’s look one block eastward… With exterior pretty much complete, and work now focused on the guts of the joint, the Ludlow Hotel is finally just a few furlongs from the finish line. It’s been a rough race for this thoroughbred, having stalled out for […]

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Hotel Ludlow Taps Torrisi Crew for Onsite Restaurant

Posted October 17, 2013 at 6:06 am

Big news dropped earlier this week regarding the notorious Hotel Ludlow, a Hell Square development that’s been under construction for the better part of a decade. Eater broke word that current owner and hotel savior Sean MacPherson (of Bowery Hotel fame) is partnering with the Torrisi duo – Mario Carbone and Rich Torrisi – for […]

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Hotel Ludlow Scaffolding Removed Just in Time for Max Fish Departure

Last modified February 17, 2014 at 4:13 pm

Mere days after Max Fish closed for good, the adjacent scaffolding finally came down.

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Hotel Ludlow Unveils Masonry and Windows

Posted February 6, 2013 at 6:09 am

Long a symbol of the arrested development around the Lower East Side, 180 Ludlow Street has since wiped that reputation from the memory banks.

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From Gelato to Pop Karma at 95 Orchard Street

Posted April 13, 2012 at 6:09 am

Now we are hearing word that 95 Orchard is trading treats from ice cream to popcorn. Details inside!

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