Dark Room

Former Dark Room Bartender/DJ Looking to Open New Venture at Troublesome Ludlow Street Location

Posted March 8, 2016 at 5:12 am

The Dark Room officially kicked the bucket at the beginning of February, thus capping a twelve-year run for the sub-level nightclub. However, now one of its former bartenders is looking to make something happen here. One Lori Coleman (pka Ludlow St. Associates LLC) is the untested applicant of record who will appear before Community Board […]

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The Dark Room to End Its 12-Year Tenure on Ludlow Street Imminently

Last modified August 29, 2017 at 11:44 pm

The Dark Room is going, well, dark. The nightclub stalwart is reportedly leaving Ludlow Street after a dozen years on the block. For real this time. Word on the street is that the Dark Room ownership is looking to cash out and depart 165 Ludlow for good. The news arrives just a little over a […]

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The SLA Suspends Darkroom on Ludlow Street, Imposes $22,500 Fine

Posted January 5, 2015 at 5:20 am

City and state agencies had it in for Darkroom at 165 Ludlow Street. The sub-level watering hole has been a constant problem child virtually since its inception over a decade ago. This past October, the Department of Health shuttered the establishment for food-related issues, even though nothing of the sort really happens on premise. The pressure was […]

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DOH Shutters the Darkroom on Ludlow Street for 2nd Time in a Month

Posted November 24, 2014 at 5:11 am

It’s lights out for the Darkroom … yet again. For the second time in the last month, the Department of Health paid an untimely visit to 165 Ludlow Street on Friday evening and ultimately put the kibosh on the decade-old nightclub. This time around, the shutter is blamed on a violation tally of 39 points […]

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Darkroom on Ludlow Street Was Shuttered by Department of Health on Friday

Posted October 13, 2014 at 5:35 am

Rumors of a Darkroom demise at 165 Ludlow tend to bubble up every year or so, but usually don’t pan out. Indeed, people have been calling its death for a decade. The closest it came was when Michael Auerbach and James wanted to bring the Bodega concept here in 2012. That never happened. Anyway, we […]

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Dark Room Out, “Bodega” In at 165 Ludlow

Posted March 2, 2012 at 6:09 am

Darkroom is finished with 165 Ludlow Street after the better part of a decade.

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The Dark Room Being Replaced at 165 Ludlow?

Posted December 2, 2011 at 6:41 am

We’ve been hearing rumors for awhile that the Dark Room was teetering on the edge.

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