Posted July 28, 2014 at 6:06 am
With Azul Bistro now a footnote in the local history books, Balvanera is taking the torch of Argentinean cuisine at 152 Stanton Street. Paper curtains were summarily deposed from the windows of 152 Stanton last night. Balvanera – named for the neighborhood in Buenos Aires – is nearly there. We walked by the restaurant yesterday, and […]
Posted July 2, 2014 at 5:17 am
Opened in 2001, Azul Bistro was an early pioneer on the Lower East Side, east of Essex Street. It certainly had a good decade-plus run, having shuttered just after the new year. The closure wasn’t too surprising, but was a slow demise. Peak hours in recent years were generally empty, and the establishment seemingly lost […]
Posted November 20, 2012 at 6:09 am
Sing the blues for Azul Bistro. No, seriously. The under-the-radar Argentinian bistro is seemingly ending its eleven-year run at the northwest corner of Suffolk and Stanton Streets.