241 Bowery

Chez Jef Hacks Bowery Diner Neon Signage

Posted March 19, 2014 at 6:03 am

With just a little bit of electrical tape, here’s a prime example of how to hack your current store signage to reflect a business change. Mathieu Palombino obscured the lettering on his sexy “DINER” neon outside 241 Bowery to read “JEF.” This bit of frontier medicine was a result of the transition from Bowery Diner […]

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Palombino Opened Chez Jef at the Old Bowery Diner Last Night

Posted March 4, 2014 at 6:07 am

True to his word, chef-owner Mathieu Palombino reopened 241 Bowery as a completely reimagined pop-up concept. Chez Jef debuted last night inside the old Bowery Diner space, this after a couple weeks masked behind newspaper clippings and locked doors. It’ll hold court here for roughly two to three months before undergoing another unspecified change in […]

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Palombino Is Closing the Bowery Diner This Weekend, Will Reopen with New Restaurant

Posted February 20, 2014 at 6:01 am

The Bowery Diner we’ve come to know these past two years will cease to exist on Sunday, February 23. You see, owner Mathieu Palombino is closing down to change up the concept. Sound familiar? Just read between the lines here, especially since the place is usually sparsely occupied. Anyway, back to the report. Palombino told […]

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Louis C.K. Was Filming at Bowery Diner Yesterday

Last modified October 3, 2013 at 10:12 am

Louis C.K. was all over the Lower East Side yesterday, busy filming scenes for the long-awaited fourth season of Louie. Here he is sitting in the window seat at the Bowery Diner at roughly 6pm. As previously reported, Louie will be back in the neighborhood today, occupying Norfolk Street just north of Delancey. Louie is […]

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Sunshine Hotel Documentary Coming Soon to DVD

Posted June 7, 2012 at 10:18 am

Filmmaker Michael Dominic is reviving the flick for a new generation, and is finally releasing a DVD version over a decade

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Bowery Diner is Now 24 Hours

Posted May 15, 2012 at 6:28 am

When Mathieu Palombino’s Bowery Diner opened earlier this year at 241 Bowery, there were promises of eventual 24/7 service.

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Bowery Diner Three Weeks from Opening

Posted December 7, 2011 at 6:41 am

Even though the plywood shed was dismantled last month, and the neon sign remains lit, grand opening is still just out of grasp.

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Bowery Diner Removes Sidewalk Shed from 241 Bowery

Posted November 18, 2011 at 6:28 am

The tattered sidewalk shed has been promising a summer 2011 opening since its arrival at 241 Bowery six months ago.

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Walking Barefoot on the Bowery

Posted November 10, 2011 at 10:19 am

An unusual sight, and not particularly the most sanitary means of walking these city streets.

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Bowery Diner Neons Switched On

Posted October 21, 2011 at 6:41 am

As of yesterday, the red lights are illuminated, no doubt a calculated move in gearing up for inauguration.

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