Il Laboratorio del Gelato

‘Pop Karma’ Shuts Down Orchard Street Shop After More than 5 Years

Posted February 12, 2018 at 5:12 am

The kernel is down. Pop Karma, the gourmet popcorn purveyor on Orchard Street, just called it quits. The sliver storefront went silent this past Friday after spending more than five years on the block. The official announcement came a couple weeks ago, in which owner Jean Tsai explained that the product isn’t going anywhere. Rather, […]

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Il Laboratorio del Gelato Expands Outside LES with New Greenwich Village Outpost

Posted October 27, 2017 at 9:54 am

The brains behind frozen treatery Il Laboratorio del Gelato are, once again, expanding operations. Seven years since its last growth spurt into 188 Ludlow, Jon Snyder is setting up another gelato shop in Greenwich Village. New neighborhood competition is old hat at this point, given Il Laboratorio’s current proximity to Morgenstern’s, Van Leeuwen’s latest on […]

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Summer’s Fat: The Top 10 Ice Cream Superlatives

Last modified August 5, 2014 at 10:32 pm

I don’t know about you, but I eat ice cream all year round.  So much ice cream so little time, especially in this neighborhood. I am now bringing it back to high school and being all judge-y and sh*t. Just for you. MOST OPULENT King Kong Banana Split $18 Morgenstern’s Finest | 2 Rivington St My […]

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il Laboratorio del Gelato Now Available on Fresh Direct

Posted January 14, 2013 at 6:48 am

The popular Lower East Side creamery just announced a new partnership with Fresh Direct.

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From Gelato to Pop Karma at 95 Orchard Street

Posted April 13, 2012 at 6:09 am

Now we are hearing word that 95 Orchard is trading treats from ice cream to popcorn. Details inside!

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il Laboratorio del Gelato Pairs with Blue Bottle Coffee

Posted August 1, 2011 at 6:18 am

Barely two weeks after reopening a fast-serve concept in its old 95 Orchard Street headquarters, il Laboratorio del Gelato is tweaking its current java menu.

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il Laboratorio del Gelato Now Open at 95 Orchard Street

Posted July 18, 2011 at 6:10 am

Not five minutes after reopening at 95 Orchard Street on Saturday afternoon, and il Laboratorio del Gelato was already busy.

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il Laboratorio del Gelato Opening Delayed Until the Weekend

Posted July 14, 2011 at 6:09 am

The beloved gelato joint on the Lower East Side just delayed the opening of its satellite store at the old 95 Orchard Street headquarters.

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il Laboratorio del Gelato Reopening at 95 Orchard This Weekend

Posted July 6, 2011 at 6:28 am

Signs in the windows announce the reopening. More after the jump!

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