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‘De Maria’ is Done After 2 Years on Kenmare Street [Updated]

Last modified August 13, 2018 at 10:48 pm

De Maria is dead. The chic Kenmare Street cafe closed down last week after little more than two years in business. Word on the street is that staff was allegedly informed that August 12 would be the last day for both De Maria and its basement “events space,” The Lo. An insider also alleges that […]

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SLA to Consider Alteration for Lil Charlie’s Club on Kenmare; Community Opposed

Posted October 21, 2013 at 5:32 am

Travertine and its loud late-night clientele never sat right with locals. Its successor at 19 Kenmare isn’t much better, either. Ken & Cook continues the fine tradition of feather ruffling due to its continuous and wanton disregard for the community. For instance, there is still no certificate of occupancy for 19 Kenmare Street, the sidewalk […]

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Ken & Cook Introduces Neon and Awning on Kenmare

Posted April 3, 2012 at 6:09 am

For the last couple months, the troubled 19 Kenmare Street has been buzzing with activity in preparation for the new Travertine replacement, Ken & Cook.

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Travertine Closed; Kenmare Juicebar Coming Soon

Last modified October 12, 2011 at 11:22 am

Inside the dusty menu box, the letter to patrons continues to yellow and bake in the sun. Travertine didn’t fare any better. Details inside!

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The Nolitan Fully Exposed

Last modified December 5, 2010 at 5:45 pm

Ladies and gentlemen, behold the bare broadside of The Nolitan at 30 Kenmare Street, Little Italy’s latest trendy hotel monstrosity. The last remnants of scaffolding and rotten plywood are no longer in the picture. Just some odds-and-ends sidewalk fencing.

37 Kenmare Now for Rent

Last modified December 5, 2010 at 5:46 pm

Once upon a time, Yee Fay Inc. was the operative business inside the squat warehouse at 37 Kenmare Street. Not anymore, though.  Their signage was pried from the roofline, and replaced with twin leasing signs.  Indeed, the spot is now up for grabs.

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East Boat Lobster Relocates from Kenmare to Mott

Last modified December 5, 2010 at 5:46 pm

The under-the-radar, yet popular East Boat Lobster Restaurant recently vacated 72 Kenmare Street. It no longer fits in with the glitz. Deemed New York’s “weirdest eatery” by the Post back in 2001, the decades-old banquet hall now adorns a ginormous “for rent” sign over its classic green signage. But, rest easy, all is not lost.

Bowery Presents Supports Travertine

Posted September 18, 2008 at 7:58 am

Bowery Presents [link] is urging people to support a new restaurant that will soon open at 19 Kenmare. Dubbed Travertine, the new establishment is still seeking community support. Hence the email in my inbox late yesterday: Dear Friends:I am asking that you please forward the following email to TRAV200008@hotmail.com to help support a new restaurant […]