Mott Hardware

‘The Sosta’ by ESquared Fails After Little More than a Year

Posted January 4, 2019 at 5:09 am

When The Sosta debuted on Mott Street in July 2017, the fast-casual Italian spot was heralded as the next best from hospitality giant ESquared. Tons of hype gushed through the foodie trades. However, the magic of its other hit, By Chloe, seemingly didn’t rub off. The Sosta closed down last month, concluding just over a […]

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‘The Sosta’ will Bring Italian Fast-Casual to the Former Mott Hardware Space on Kenmare Street

Posted October 4, 2016 at 5:00 am

Its proverbial grave is still warm, but there is already a replacement venture poised to take over from the former Mott Hardware at the corner of Kenmare Street. The mom-and-pop shop just closed at the end of August after decades in business. In its stead, something called The Sosta is getting ready to open at […]

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Longtimer ‘Mott Hardware’ Closes Shop After Decades in Little Italy

Posted August 31, 2016 at 9:28 am

Here’s some sad news – another mom-and-pop business down for the count. Mott Hardware, the utilitarian stalwart at the corner of Kenmare Street, is going out of business. Today is the last day of its lease. The update was announced via computer printout taped to the front door. But by yesterday evening, half the marquee […]

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Bradley Theodore Gives Burberry Skeletal Treatment with New Mural of Kate Moss and Cara Delevingne

Posted September 11, 2014 at 9:19 am

Prolific street artist Bradley Theodore returned to Kenmare Street yesterday to impart another mural evoking unique representations of prominent fashion figures. We’ve seen plenty of that lately – Anna Wintour, Karl Lagerfeld, Terry Richardson, and Nick Wooster. So this one painted on the facade of Mott Hardware is rather timely, completed on the final day […]

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