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Ludlow Street Walkup Sells for $21.5M

Last modified June 13, 2019 at 10:22 am

A six-story Ludlow Street walkup in the heart of Hell Square just changed hands. The twin tenements comprising 122-124 Ludlow sold last month for $21.5 million. Landlord Alan Luke cashed out after holding onto the property since the 1980s. Guess the time was ripe. There are forty apartments onsite, where a one-bedroom costs $3,000 and […]

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Caffe Vita Coffee Shop Joins Hotel on Rivington Reboot

Posted April 12, 2016 at 5:00 am

The Hotel on Rivington is seriously under the knife at the moment, undergoing a complete overhaul of its hospitality offering. Co-op Food & Drink closed back in January ahead of its tranformation to something altogether new in the high-turnover ground space. Indeed, you may have noticed the sidewalk bridge and plywood presently obscuring the first […]

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Caffe Vita and Via Tribunali Opening on Ludlow Tonight

Posted March 12, 2012 at 6:43 am

The neons, those of the animated variety, were finally fired up late last week, signaling the long-awaited opening of two Pacific Northwest establishments on the Lower East Side.

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Update: Little Seattle on Ludlow Adds Neon Lighting

Posted January 30, 2012 at 6:44 am

In the afternoon, workers installed a pair of neons outside the Little Seattle enclave on Ludlow, which is well over a year in the making

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Artist Jesse Edwards Returns to the Lower East Side

Posted January 20, 2012 at 6:18 am

The last time we caught up with Seattle-based Jesse Edwards, he was preparing for a gallery show inside the soon-to-open Caffe Vita on Ludlow.

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Plywood Removed from Caffe Vita and Via Tribunali on Ludlow

Posted December 12, 2011 at 6:43 am

As we’ve been reporting since August 2010, restaurateurs behind the successful mini-empire in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Seattle are expanding their brand to New York City.

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Little Seattle Update: Via Tribunali Opening in January

Posted November 9, 2011 at 6:28 am

So-called Little Seattle down on Ludlow Street has pretty much been a bastion of mum for the better part of the past year. More juicy bits to divulge, after the jump!

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Little Seattle on Ludlow Loses Pike Street Fish Fry

Posted July 19, 2011 at 6:42 am

Nearly one full year has elapsed since we first broke news that a “Little Seattle” was to set up shop on Ludlow Street. More after the jump!

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Progress Report: Little Seattle on Ludlow Street

Posted April 21, 2011 at 6:39 am

In which we update progress on three Seattle establishments – Via Tribunali, Pike Street Fish Fry, and Caffe Vida.

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Via Tribunali Boasts New Brick Oven

Last modified April 20, 2011 at 7:00 pm

Of the three Little Seattle properties, it appears Via Tribunali at 122 Ludlow is the first out of the gate, so to speak.

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