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Here’s an Early Peek Inside Bar Primi on the Bowery

Posted May 15, 2014 at 6:05 am

  Bar Primi is tying up the remaining loose ends at 325 Bowery before its anticipated opening. Neon signage arrived last week, preceded by character-changing paint job and red awnings. The casual Italian restaurant – an A-list joint venture between Andrew Carmellini, Josh Pickard and Luke Ostrom – is allegedly a week from opening, according […]

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Notes from CB3: Carmellini Approved for ‘Bar Primi’ on the Bowery

Posted February 11, 2014 at 5:34 am

Last night was part one of the two-night SLA experience for Community Board 3 this month. Here’s a taste of some of the proceedings… Bar Primi, 325 Bowery The biggest news of the evening was that Andrew Carmellini, Josh Pickard, and Luke Ostrom were unanimously approved for OP liquor by the subcommittee for their Bar Primi […]

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Carmellini, Pickard, and Ostrom Bringing ‘Bar Primi’ to Peels Space on the Bowery

Posted January 29, 2014 at 6:08 am

Foodie freaks are drooling over news that the former Peels space at 325 Bowery will indeed become the next pet project for Andrew Carmellini, Josh Pickard, and Luke Ostrom. Eater, who first reported the rumor, confirmed yesterday that the new “casual pasta shop” is tentatively called Bar Primi. Bar Primi should open sometime next summer, […]

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Peels on the Bowery Abruptly Shutters; Josh Pickard and Andrew Carmellini Rumored as Replacements

Posted January 23, 2014 at 6:12 am

Peels abruptly shuttered yesterday after two-and-a-half years serving at 325 Bowery. Principals William Tigertt and Taavo Somer told Grub St that they’ve “decided to turn the restaurant over to the landlord.” In a statement, the business partners thanked their loyal customers for the “years of support and memories.” Meanwhile, Eater is rumormongering that Josh Pickard […]

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325 Bowery Changes Hands for $9.25M

Posted July 23, 2013 at 6:30 am

Last week, a report surfaced that 325 Bowery recently changed hands for $9.25 million.

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Hells Angels Biker Bash at Bowery Electric Yesterday

Posted October 10, 2011 at 6:09 am

It was a rather striking dichotomy on the Bowery – well-heeled Peels diners chowing down brunch versus an impressive armada of Harleys.

Today in 2003: Joey Ramone Place Dedicated

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 2:01 am

The street sign is one of the most sought after in the city. Joey Ramone Place at the corner of Bowery and Second Street, now just a stone’s throw from Peels, where you can order his eponymous cocktail.  Since 2003, the green marker has been stolen a whopping four times, prompting the Department of Transportation […]

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