New ‘Kitty’s a-Go-Go’ Snack Shop on Stanton Street Taps Snoop Dogg as Partner

Posted on: October 2nd, 2015 at 9:27 am by
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So, it turns out the Kitty’s Canteen offshoot in the adjacent retail at 11 Stanton Street boasts the Doggfather as partner. Indeed, Snoop Dogg (nay, Calvin Broadus Jr.), an early adoptor of the restaurant, now counts himself as co-owner with The Box’s Richard Kimmel on the tiny takeout joint.

Dubbed Kitty’s a-Go-Go, this “light” version of same carries the torch of Jewish soul food (non Kosher) in a “fast casual” climate. It’s a seventeen-seat snack shop that’ll reportedly include menu fare such as the Pastrami Reuben and Catfish Po’ Boy served on challah.

It seems everyone is tapping the trend of sidecar “takeaway” spaces of late. This is the third such business on the Lower East Side to dabble, behind Dimes Deli and Dudley’s Deli (not yet open).

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Kitty’s a-Go-Go is in the final stages of build-out and should be fully operational by next week. So we’re told. We’ll keep you posted.

[h/t Daily News]

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