265 Broome Street

Prosperity’s Former Eldridge Street Kitchen Now Home to ‘East Dumpling’

Posted April 5, 2016 at 5:00 am

​In the inimitable words of David Byrne, “same as it ever was.” Prosperity Dumpling departed 46 Eldridge Street last year in a storm of controversy (nay, infamy) after its illicit back-alley kitchen and roach infestation hit the headlines. The outcry and resultant Health Department inspections forced the once-beloved dim sum joint to the sidelines. However, […]

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Prosperity Dumpling Will Reopen at 365 Broome Street Next Month

Posted January 21, 2016 at 5:00 am

In case confirmation was needed, this leasing signs dispels any possibility of Prosperity Dumpling reopening at 46 Eldridge Street. Instead, the establishment will launch anew on Broome Street, and sooner than we thought. This is welcome news for those who can still stomach their brand of dim-sum after the notorious back-alley kitchen and roach infestation […]

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Construction Begins on the Newest Lower East Side Hotel at 263 Broome Street

Posted December 30, 2013 at 6:13 am

The five-story tenement at 263 Broome Street is gone, eradicated from the block last May; same deal for its neighbor at 265 Broome. Until earlier this month, this corner plot at Allen remained an inactive sandlot. Then came the pile driver and the biggest backhoe we’ve ever seen, all in preparation for another boutique hotel […]

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Demolition Underway at 263-265 Broome Hotel Site

Posted April 17, 2013 at 6:20 am

The tenement takedown is in full effect over at Allen and Broome Streets. Here, of course, is the site of a future boutique hotel. Demolition teams have been hyperactive at the project site – 263-265 Broome – for the last few weeks. Drilling, hammering, etc. Dust plumes a frequent sight. And yesterday, the skeletal scaffolding […]

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Scaffolding Arrives, Demolition Imminent at 263-265 Broome Street

Posted February 18, 2013 at 6:28 am

Another Lower East Side hotel is totally unnecessary, but nevertheless here we are.

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