Coming Soon

Coming Soon: Pubblico Espresso Bar at 124 MacDougal

Posted March 11, 2010 at 6:26 am

Just two short months after Esperanto Cafe called it quits, a new java joint is opening a few doors north at 124 MacDougal Street.  Signs hanging in the papered windows above the underground Rabbit Club advertise a Pubblico Espresso Bar.

Coming Soon: Hester Street Fair

Last modified March 9, 2010 at 1:03 pm

Grub Street is reporting that a new Hester Street Fair is coming to the empty dead-end park space at Essex Street.  It will be a seasonal flea market of sorts, running between the hours of 10 am and 6 pm on Saturdays and Sundays.

Coming Soon: JC Hibachi at 198A Orchard Street

Posted March 1, 2010 at 6:25 am

Meet JC Hibachi, the new eatery coming soon to 198A Orchard Street, formerly occupied by Open the Sesame noodle bar.  Over the weekend, two laborers were busy on ladders and wooden scaffolding, installing a distinct new nameplate to the rectangular marquee.

Coming Soon: Otarian at 154 Bleecker

Posted February 26, 2010 at 6:17 am

154 Bleecker had been enclosed in a sidewalk shed since mid-November of last year, wrapped in a colorful “coming soon” advertisement.  At the time, there really wasn’t a clear indication of the new tenant.  No longer.  Now the plywood is gone, the identity of the operation finally public – a new fast food vegetarian eatery […]

Coming Soon: Any Old Iron at 149 Orchard Street

Posted February 10, 2010 at 6:32 am

Nearly three months after Hairy Mary’s Vintage vacated 149 Orchard Street, another trendy tenant is preparing to move into the space.  Currently a vendor in the Williamsburg flea market scene, menswear boutique Any Old Iron is slated to open sometime next month.

Coming Soon: Amity Hall at 80 West 3rd Street

Posted November 10, 2009 at 6:18 am

From the owners who brought you, among others places, Stout, F.A.T.S., and Half Pint, comes another Greenwich Village watering hole.  Amity Hall is a self-proclaimed beer hall at 80 West 3rd Street, which, according to the teaser on their official website, should open rather soon.  Signs in the newspapered windows confirm it.  We caught an […]

Coming Soon: Kai D at 75 Orchard Street

Posted September 8, 2009 at 6:09 am

Hot on the heels of losing By Robert James (now across the street), 75 Orchard Street already has a replacement lined up.  It’s out with the old and in with the old at this property.  That’s right, folks.  According to a sign taped in the doorway, another boutique will soon be making a splash alongside […]