92 Rivington Street

A Year Later, ‘Chamusca’ Announces itself on Rivington Street

Posted August 9, 2018 at 5:05 am

One year later, it looks like Chamusca is actually making some progress on Rivington Street. The “seafood restaurant with sustainable and seasonal menu” was originally slated to open in August 2017. However, in the intervening year, the 800 square-foot space remained largely dormant. Not until earlier this summer did activity pick up. There is a […]

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New Seafood Restaurant Might Open at Former ‘Mimi & Coco’ on Rivington Street 

Posted March 20, 2017 at 5:03 am

Mimi & Coco, the popular Japanese restaurant that debuted in June 2013, closed and vacated 92 Rivington Street last June. Newish landlord Thor Equities – they bought the building in 2015 – subsequently sat on the commercial space and waited for the perfect occupant to sign on. That day is nigh. Now, here comes something called Chamusca (“Harvest […]

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‘Mimi & Coco’ Set to Close as Hell Square Retail Graveyard Takes Hold

Posted June 2, 2016 at 5:12 am

Three years into its lease, and the minuscule eatery at 92 Rivington Street is on its way out. Mimi & Coco, the popular Japanese restaurant that debuted in June 2013, currently sports a leasing sign in its window. It’s clear what’s happening next. Closure. And another nail in the coffin of this block, which now […]

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New Advert Painted for ‘Grand Theft Auto V’ Above Rivington and Ludlow

Posted August 19, 2013 at 10:00 am

The suspended scaffold made an appearance above ‘inoteca a couple weeks ago to prepare the facade for some paint-by-numbers advertising.

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Coming Soon: Mimi and Coco at 92 Rivington Street

Posted June 3, 2013 at 6:17 am

The cozy Italian eatery had been in business at 92 Rivington Street for years. However, for Bruscheteria, the end arrived back in January, and the restaurant quickly faded into the annals of Lower East Side dead. Its departure left behind a prime space in the heart of Hell Square. And it didn’t remain vacant for […]

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Bruschetteria on Rivington is Kaput

Posted February 7, 2013 at 6:28 am

The (relatively) old guard of Lower East Side establishments continue to perish in the face of the recent gold rush.

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Storefront Signage Returns to 92 Rivington

Posted March 23, 2011 at 6:18 am

The side-by-side storefronts at 92 Rivington Street have an official identity once more.

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Bruschetteria Awning Dumped in Vacant Rivington Lot [Updated]

Last modified February 17, 2011 at 11:48 am

Bruschetteria and Tailor shop lost the storefront marquee to the snow, and both signs were quickly removed from the property. Or so we thought.

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Bruschetteria and Tailor Shop Lose Signage

Posted January 28, 2011 at 6:28 am

Signage from both the tailor shop and Bruschetteria buckled under the weight of the snow.

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Filming Recap: Get Him to the Greek [Video]

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:35 am

Last summer, Get Him to the Greek filmed select scenes on Rivington Street, just outside the recently-deceased Kebab House II.  Both stars of the film, Russel Brand and Jonah Hill, were there for the nighttime shoot.

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