86 Orchard Street
Posted October 8, 2010 at 6:19 am
Wow! A payphone that was actually repaired instead of removed from existence. Guess it’s that valuable billboard space on a sidewalk ripe with foot traffic. Advertising dollars talk. Spotted outside Casa Mezcal and Orchard Street.
Last modified June 5, 2010 at 10:18 am
Now that the Orchard Street Snack Dragon is out of the bag, we can return to the other Mexican restaurant launching further south at the corner of Broome. It’s been a long time coming, but Casa Mezcal at 86 Orchard Street is now in soft launch mode. Take a look.
Last modified May 4, 2010 at 6:51 am
It appears the plywood sidewalk shed will soon be removed from the facade of 86 Orchard Street. According to an article in Sunday’s Post, Casa Mezcal, the forthcoming Mexican cantina-club-gallery is just a few weeks shy of opening.
Last modified March 18, 2010 at 7:41 am
For many years, the upper brick facade of 86 Orchard Street was covered with a sign for Majestic Hosiery, the longtime business which operated at ground level. Yet, now that Casa Mezcal is commandeering the three-story space, the sign was no longer necessary.
Posted November 30, 2009 at 6:17 am
The sidewalk shed outside 86 Orchard Street, future home of Casa Mezcal, now has an outer layer of branded wheat-paste. It’s an official announcement of its presence in the neighborhood. But a slight twist – affixed to the very bills they themselves posted is a request not to post bills.
Posted November 23, 2009 at 6:38 am
Back in late 2008, Eater first brought news that a Mexican restaurant-cum-cultural center was to occupy 86 Orchard Street (former home of Majestic Hosiery). It was reported at the time that the venture, dubbed Casa Mezcal, would maintain a four-level presence – cinema/live music in the basement, bar/restaurant on the main level, a gallery on […]