Posted April 27, 2021 at 5:04 am
When real estate listings first surfaced last month, it was the first real indication that Masalawala probably wouldn’t last much longer on Essex Street. And sure enough, the ten-year Lower East Side veteran is now kaput. Eater reported the scoop yesterday, noting that the lease on 179 Essex expires this month, and the owners decided […]
Last modified January 8, 2016 at 10:02 pm
The Masala Wala is probably one of the longer running establishments at 179 Essex Street, a cursed address rife with turnover. Opened in October 2011, the so-called “curry crusader” still manages to populate the dining room. Not today, though. You see, the Department of Health stopped by on Tuesday and shuttered the joint. While the city […]
Posted September 27, 2013 at 12:57 pm
Know the owner. Above: Mazumdar from The Masala Wala always looking to please. Back in 2011 we had lost Indian takeout Khushie Kitchen but gained The Masala Wala, a sitdown/takeout Desi streetfood restaurant on Essex Street. This little gem may be lurking on a dark stretch of Essex Street near Element Lounge but it’s one […]
Posted October 7, 2011 at 6:09 am
Khushie Kitchen on Essex Street was just shuttered by the Department of Health. More after the jump!