35 Orchard Street

Cheeky’s Sandwiches Moves Around the Corner; Burrito Spot on the Way

Posted November 6, 2019 at 5:06 am

Cheeky’s Sandwiches is now serving around the corner from its longtime Orchard Street home. As of last week, the ten-year-old business is operating out of the narrow shoe-box retail of 36 Allen (essentially the backside of its HQ). The change of location, albeit temporary, hasn’t dampened crowds, though. A visit this week had us pinned […]

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The Kitchen is Open: Twin Underground Speakeasies Illicitly Serving Orchard and Ludlow

Posted January 6, 2016 at 9:33 am

Cheeky Sandwiches rang in the new year with a tinge of controversy. Indeed, it turns out the beloved neighborhood sandwich shop allegedly operates a subterranean speakeasy. That same basement space which was renovated in the summer of 2014 after a run-in with the Department of Health. There is a common denominator here. Let’s dive in… […]

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Cheeky Sandwiches Returns with Takeout and Delivery Service

Posted July 24, 2014 at 5:21 am

Cheeky Sandwiches returned this week after a Department of Health-mandated closure. The city agency shuttered the beloved lunch spot in mid-June, after which owner Din Yates decided to remodel the premises. Plans reportedly include opening the basement space for additional patron seating. Renovations are not yet complete, though. So, in the meantime, Cheeky Sandwiches is […]

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Cheeky’s Sandwiches Will Probably Reopen in 2 Weeks

Posted July 1, 2014 at 6:00 am

Roughly three weeks ago, local favorite Cheeky’s Sandwiches met the might of the Department of Health. Inspectors dropped by 35 Orchard Street on June 12, and logged 33 violation points for infractions that included live mice and roaches in and around “food areas.” This mid-month visit ultimately resulted in closure, albeit temporary. Owner Din Yates seized […]

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DOH Shutters Cheeky Sandwiches on Orchard Street, But Promises to Reopen

Last modified June 13, 2014 at 1:26 pm

Local favorite Cheeky Sandwiches is currently closed. Apparently the Department of Health paid a visit to the cafe yesterday afternoon and wasn’t too happy. If you stop by 35 Orchard Street, an ambiguous announcement apologizes for the inconvenience and promises to “see you soon.” Even though the DOH database shows no reference to this action, owner […]

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Cheeky Sandwiches at 35 Orchard Street

Posted November 25, 2009 at 6:40 am

In recent weeks, the new sandwich shop opening at 35 Orchard Street was officially christened.  Behold, Cheeky Sandwiches and its unique Dutch doors.  Some easy-to-miss signage in the glass above the entrance is now matched with a sidewalk engraving.  Opening date and menu is still up in the air, so check back for updates. Cheeky […]

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A Sandwich Shop for 35 Orchard Street

Posted September 17, 2009 at 6:08 am

Last night, we came across some open-door renovation at 35 Orchard Street (formerly Kysmo Bike Shop), and learned that this sleepy stretch of real estate will soon gain a sandwich shop.  Inside, a friendly gentleman was busy working on a ladder, and was kind enough to field a few questions about the operation. The eatery […]

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