87 Orchard Street

Dudley’s Deli Debuts on Orchard Street with Takeaway Service

Posted December 14, 2015 at 5:00 am

​After five months of gut work and remodeling, Dudley’s finally lifted the brown paper veil last week on its adjacent “deli” space at 87 Orchard Street. The shared wall was broken down to connect the two stores, the former being the onetime home of Guss’ Pickles (and later, Maraya Cigars). This added real estate – […]

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‘Dudley’s Deli’ Announced for Former Guss’ Pickles on Orchard Street

Posted October 1, 2015 at 9:23 am

Dimes isn’t the only Lower East Side cafe doubling down on the “D” (for deli). Let’s head five blocks north. Two months after breaking the news, the Dudley’s expansion remains in the renovation phase. Crinkled brown paper is still the only sight at 87 Orchard Street, where the popular Australian eatery plans to install complementary […]

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Dudley’s on Orchard Street is Expanding Next Door with Take-Away Window Service

Posted July 13, 2015 at 5:00 am

The old Guss’ Pickles hovel at 87 Orchard Street will return to food use after a half-decade foray into tobacco peddling. You’ll recall that Maraya Cigars quietly faded from the block three months ago without much in the way of announcements to fans. Few seemed to mourn the indie business, though. Now the tiny space is […]

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Maraya Cigars Closes Its Orchard Street Store (Formerly Guss’ Pickles)

Posted April 7, 2015 at 5:15 am

In what seems like eons, it was already five years ago that Guss’ Pickles departed the Lower East Side for Borough Park. (Alas, the pickle purveyors didn’t last long in the new environment) Its old digs at 87 Orchard Street quickly fell into the hands of a specialty cigar shop called Maraya, whose own tenure […]

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Maraya Cigars Now Open at 87 Orchard Street

Posted November 15, 2010 at 6:38 am

Guss’ Pickles is but a faint memory in this next chapter of life at 87 Orchard Street.  Maraya cigar shop, which first announced its presence back in August, retooled the entire storefront and is now open for business.  Goodbye brine, hello tobacco! A couple weeks ago, owners Joy Florentz and Kevin Joyce began selling product […]

Signs on Orchard Street: Guss’ Pickles and Sticky Rice

Posted September 28, 2010 at 6:33 am

Two key Orchard Street signage updates to report today.  First up is the onetime Guss’ Pickles storefront at 87 Orchard, which is currently amidst a transition to an independent cigar shop called Maraya.

Maraya Cigars Selling Guss’ Pickles Signage

Posted September 14, 2010 at 6:31 am

Last week, Joy Florentz of the forthcoming Maraya Cigar shop offered up some juicy news.  Or should we say pickled? In any event, to help fund her independent venture at 87 Orchard Street, Ms. Florentz is looking to sell the trademark Guss’ Pickles signage.

Coming Soon: Maraya Cigar Shop at 87 Orchard

Posted August 23, 2010 at 6:32 am

Those rumors about Mother-in-Law’s Kimchi assuming control of the old Guss’ Pickles HQ can now be put to sleep for the duration.  Six months after the pickle stand decamped for Borough Park as Ess-a-Pickle, a completely different type of business is moving into the small storefront.  A specialty cigar shop called Maraya.

Behind the Windows at Guss’ Pickles

Posted April 21, 2010 at 6:22 am

As the landlord of 87 Orchard Street continues to pursue retail tenants, the onetime home of Guss’ Pickles is now exposed. No more pictures or price list obstructions in the windows.

For Rent Sign at Guss’ Pickles

Posted March 29, 2010 at 6:12 am

With Guss’ Pickles officially gone from the Lower East Side (both the name and the business), the search for a new tenant at 87 Orchard Street has begun. A flimsy “for rent” sign is taped beneath their moving announcement.  Asking price for the cramped quarters is $2,000 per month.