192 Orchard Street

Georgia’s Eastside BBQ Reopens After DOH Closure

Posted August 9, 2017 at 5:04 am

One week after the city-mandated sidelining, Georgia’s Eastside BBQ has reopened on Orchard Street. Closure was at the hands of the Department of Health, which issued its edict when an inspection of the ten-year-old restaurant last Monday resulted in several violations (totaling 64 points). They reopened yesterday afternoon after handily passing the DOH re-inspection. Georgia’s […]

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DOH Shutters Georgia’s Eastside BBQ on Orchard Street, Owner Cries Foul

Last modified August 3, 2017 at 11:56 am

Hell Square barbecue staple – the ten-year-old Georgia’s Eastside BBQ – met the wrath of the Health Department this week. Inspectors paid a visit to 192 Orchard Street on Monday and dropped the hammer. The city agency issued a litany of violations totaling 64 points. The more critical citations involve temperature of food and filth […]

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New Salon-Cafe Called ‘FRED.’ is Opening at 192 Orchard Street

Posted September 18, 2014 at 6:11 am

A fifth hair salon is currently gearing up to open on Orchard Street between East Houston and Delancey Streets. Indeed, the former Naked Eye Optical headquarters at number 192 underwent a transformation during the last couple months, and ultimately resulted in an upscale hair joint called “FRED.” FRED. NYC is the eponymous brainchild of stylist Fred Connors, […]

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Naked Eye Optical Closes Its Orchard Street Store

Posted October 2, 2013 at 6:10 am

Knew I had to say goodbye To all the old things held inside If I let the moment fly I knew they’d all be magnified -Luscious Jackson, “Naked Eye” Naked Eye Optical is closing its doors after twelve years in business. Store stripping and breakdown transpired yesterday at 192 Orchard Street, where little remains of […]

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Chalkboard Wisdom: Hurling Vegan Insults

Posted February 21, 2013 at 12:02 pm

The subject of this installment is the sandwichboard outside Georgia’s East Side BBQ on Orchard Street.

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Georgia’s East Side BBQ Adds Neons

Posted June 15, 2012 at 6:28 am

Indeed, five years into its tenure at 192 Orchard Street, local fave Georgia’s East Side BBQ added some additional storefront flair.

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Chalkboard Wisdom: Guilt for Lent

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:16 am

Georgia’s Eastside BBQ at 192 Orchard Street is an always-reliable source for our Chalkboard Wisdom photo series.

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Marco’s Gateway Mural is No More

Last modified August 20, 2010 at 8:01 am

Say goodbye to another thin slice of Lower East Side charm.  The longstanding Marcoart mural on the north-facing facade of 192 Orchard Street is no more.  Vanished. The charmingly funky artwork which greeted so many in our beloved neighborhood over the years is now buried under a coat of bland brown paint. Some of the […]

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Chalkboard Wisdom: Supa Fly

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:16 am

Georgia’s Eastside BBQ at 192 Orchard Street makes a funny: What do supa fly pigs call their ladies? Fine swine! Were they up all night thinking of that gem?

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