Posted August 18, 2010 at 6:19 am
The dreaded block of MacDougal Street between Bleecker and West Third is about to welcome a new Vietnamese eatery to its ranks. Get ready for Saigon, a new sandwich shop slated to open at the former Esperanto Cafe within four to six weeks.
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.
Posted January 14, 2010 at 6:36 am
Love or loathe it, the perennial student hangout Esperanto Cafe has closed its doors for good. The requisite brown paper is taped to the windows of 114 MacDougal Street, and the interior is being cleared out. We called the listed phone number, which, as it happens, is now disconnected.