63 Clinton Street

‘Uchu’ Michelin Chef Samuel Clonts Headed to Clinton Street

Posted January 28, 2021 at 5:03 am

The restaurants along Clinton Street are upscaling to match the transition to luxury living. Case in point, the new concept on the way from Michelin-starred chef Samuel Clonts. Clonts, whose Uchu eatery on Eldridge Street draws consistent praise, is poised to open something new inside the vacated Speedy Romeo pizzeria with partner Raymond Trinh. It’s […]

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Speedy Romeo Pizzeria on Clinton Street is Permanently Closed

Posted September 2, 2020 at 5:07 am

The Lower East Side outpost of Speedy Romeo is cooked. The four-year-old pizzeria on Clinton Street permanently closed down last month. Chef-owner Justin Bazdarich confirmed to Eater yesterday that the closure is permanent, and related to the pandemic. And that keeping it open “wasn’t sustainable” given the uncertainty about when indoor dining would return. But […]

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Speedy Romeo Pizzeria Opens its Larger Dining Room on Clinton Street Next Month

Posted February 7, 2017 at 5:11 am

Speedy, it was. One year into operations, Speedy Romeo Pizzeria on Clinton Street is now a few weeks from expansion. Ownership spent the last six months renovating the adjacent space for the purposes of relocating the kitchen and enlarging the dining room. “We’ve been not-so-secetly working on a brand new dining room next door,” an announcement on […]

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Speedy Romeo Opens LES Outpost Tomorrow with Pastrami Pizza from Katz’s Deli

Posted March 29, 2016 at 9:22 am

Local fans of Speedy Romeo, cheer up. Your days of champing at the bit for this pizza are over. The four-year-old, Brooklyn-based pizza purveyors just crossed the river, and are finally set to unveil their second location tomorrow night. As previously reported, the Lower East Side establishment took over 63 Clinton Street, formerly home to […]

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Inside Speedy Romeo LES, Opening Later this Month on Clinton Street

Posted March 2, 2016 at 5:00 am

Speedy Romeo has been anything but. Roughly a year-and-a-half after the initial announcement, build-out is finally nearing the finish line at 63 Clinton Street. For real this time. The windows are branded, butcher paper unfurling… Word on the street is that a handful of inspections remain before the restaurant can legally open. Most importantly, that of the […]

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Speedy Romeo Nears Completion of Its New Lower East Side Pizzeria

Last modified January 11, 2016 at 11:56 pm

​Popular Brooklyn pizzeria Speedy Romeo will soon jump the river from Clinton to Clinton. Street, that is. Build-out has been ongoing at 63 Clinton Street ever since Fatta Cuckoo croaked last year. It’s taking forever, but the final pieces are coming together. Speedy Romeo annexed the former Cube 63 sushi joint that shares the south […]

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Speedy Romeo Pizza Partners with ‘Entrouage’ Star Adrian Grenier and Leah Tinari for Clinton Street Location

Posted October 31, 2014 at 5:21 am

Clinton Hill favorite Speedy Romeo is crossing the bridge to Clinton Street. However, at the expense of Fatta Cuckoo. It was no secret that Fatta Cuckoo was undergoing a massive transformation at 63 Clinton Street. We reported earlier this month that chef-owner Leah Tinari would only have weekend service for the next two months, at […]

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Fatta Cuckoo Trims Its Service for Two Months Ahead of ‘Renovations’

Last modified October 14, 2014 at 7:54 am

Leah Tinari’s Fatta Cuckoo is amidst a period of transition. Yet very much below the radar. The casual restaurant at 63 Clinton Street recently ceased its weekday operations, instead focusing on weekend dinner and “Drunch” service. This new arrangement is in place for at least the next two months, ahead of some unspecified “renovations” and […]

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Fatta Cuckoo to Host ‘Dinner and a Nudie’ Model Drawing Night

Posted February 4, 2014 at 6:06 am

Fatta Cuckoo is getting kinky with its menu next Monday night. “Dinner and a Nudie” appeals to the hungry sketchbook crowd who enjoys a pair of boobs with their meal … to draw. For $55, diners can enjoy three hours of cocktails, bar snacks, appetizers, and an entree, all while a nude model poses for […]

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Fatta Cuckoo on Clinton Announces Weekday Brunch/Lunch and Bingo Night

Posted January 14, 2014 at 6:04 am

Starting this Wednesday, cozy Clinton Street eatery Fatta Cuckoo will begin serving brunch and lunch options during the week (Tuesday-Friday). There are some new menu options on the table, including the return of mac and cheese, clam sandwiches, and fried chicken sandwiches. Proprietor Leah Tinari also tells us that Fatta Cuckoo will start hosting Bingo […]

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