184 Bleecker Becoming a Bank?

Posted on: June 23rd, 2009 at 8:02 am by

After Qdoba seized half of the former Cafe Le Figaro at 184 Bleecker Street, the other half remained dormant behind snowy glass. As of last week, though, a new sidewalk shed was installed at the site. Our initial thought was a possible expansion, so we called up the fast food joint for some details. A friendly employee informed us that the property will reportedly become a bank in due course.

Bank–Fro-yo–Duane Reade–Ramen: A formula seen ad nauseum, transforming many neighborhoods into soul-less micro strip malls. More details as the story unfolds; stay tuned!

Related Reading:
Demolition Moving Forward at 178 Bleecker [Bowery Boogie]
Everyday Chatter 9/23/08 [Vanishing NY]

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