Posted January 5, 2015 at 5:22 am
Black Crescent on Clinton Street is out of commission for the duration, thanks to an alleged electrical fire in its basement over the holiday weekend. The fire reportedly sparked Friday evening shortly before midnight, and quickly sidelined service. Firefighters extinguished the flames, but busted through all the windows to do so. It’ll probably be awhile, […]
Posted December 11, 2013 at 5:25 am
The Wild Edibles team (from Murray Hill) is a few days shy of a week from opening Black Crescent at 76 Clinton Street. The new seafood restaurant is currently in previews/friends and family mode, and will reportedly begin serving the public next Monday. Brown window paper has been swapped for black blinds, which are generally […]
Posted November 21, 2013 at 6:05 am
The closure of Alias last June was a big loss for Clinton Street, a staunch neighborhood standby that operated at the corner of Rivington for over ten years. It meant the end of another no-frills eatery on this stretch of restaurant row. Even as the mourning continues, interior remodeling is ongoing for the replacement venture […]
Posted October 11, 2013 at 10:14 am
With Alias Restaurant now dead and gone from the corner of Clinton and Rivington Street, it’s fitting that we jump back in time eight years. Back to the Lower East Side of autumn 2005.
Posted June 13, 2013 at 5:33 am
It’s certainly been a rough 2013 thus far. Seriously, in the first six months alone, the Lower East Side lost (or is losing) some of its most cherished institutions. The list of victims is staggering given the short timeframe. Count ’em.
Posted March 6, 2013 at 6:07 am
Only a few months old, and 2013 is already proving to be one of the worst for OG Lower East Side establishments.
Posted April 9, 2012 at 6:28 am
Alias Restaurant at 76 Clinton Street spent the month of March celebrating ten years in business on the Lower East Side.
Posted February 22, 2012 at 6:09 am
Next month, Alias Restaurant at 76 Clinton Street turns ten years old. Details inside!