47 Monroe Street

‘Little Chair’ Cafe is Now Open at 47 Monroe Street

Posted June 10, 2016 at 5:00 am

Down under the Manhattan Bridge overpass, and across from the Coleman skatepark, a new cafe just debuted. It’s the first business of its kind at the eastern terminus of Monroe Street. Little Chair is now seated. As previously reported, the ownership behind Forgtmenot and Kiki’s – two Division Street businesses that have become locals for […]

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Forgtmenot Family Opening ‘Little Chair’ Coffee Shop Beside its Monroe Street Restaurant

Posted June 1, 2016 at 9:29 am

The Forgtmenot family, whose Division Street businesses have become well-respected among the community, is advancing to Monroe Street, as previously reported. In a big way. Monroe, as it’s called, will be a food-first restaurant serving a menu of southern European cuisine when it opens later this summer. The concept, though, wasn’t born without some local controversy. […]

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The Moron of 47 Monroe Street

Posted October 10, 2013 at 6:03 am

Ladies and gentlemen, may we present to you the most epically misspelled signage this side of Chinatown.

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Klughaus Gallery Vacates 47 Monroe Street

Last modified January 15, 2013 at 6:48 am

Gritty street-style showroom Klughaus Gallery recently departed its Chinatown perch.

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Artist Jesse Edwards Returns to the Lower East Side

Posted January 20, 2012 at 6:18 am

The last time we caught up with Seattle-based Jesse Edwards, he was preparing for a gallery show inside the soon-to-open Caffe Vita on Ludlow.

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Klughaus Gallery Brings Graffiti Art to 47 Monroe Street

Posted December 23, 2011 at 6:09 am

Across the street from the popular Coleman Playground, more tell-tale elements of gentrification are taking hold.