208 Bowery

Parasol Projects Opening Another Pop-Up Space on the Bowery (aka ‘New Chelsea)

Posted March 28, 2016 at 5:10 am

For the first time in recent memory, restaurant supply is not the modus operandi of 208 Bowery. Its primary commercial tenant the last several years has been Yasakart, which also incorporated the adjacent store into its footprint. (There had been some eviction drama with this tenant back in 2010.) The business downsized last month – […]

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Das Institut & United Brothers Hoist Tanning Haiku at 208 Bowery

Posted March 6, 2012 at 6:18 am

Not too long ago, the three-story relic at 208 Bowery redecorated its frontage with something a bit more artistic.

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Coming Soon: Afia Pop-up Shop at 208 Bowery

Posted April 20, 2011 at 6:28 am

Beginning with a nighttime kickoff party on May 5, 208 Bowery will feature a pop-up shop by a new “sustainable women’s apparel line” called Afia.

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There is Still Hope for 206 Bowery

Posted September 7, 2010 at 6:32 am

In the weeks since fresh Marshal eviction papers were served at 208 Bowery, Yasakart has been operating its business in the ground level of the embattled Federal-style house at 206.  The move was made official with an awning swap in mid-August.

Eviction Notice Served at 208 Bowery

Posted August 11, 2010 at 6:33 am

While the Federal-style house at 206 Bowery grabs all the headlines for its swift attention at the Landmarks Preservation Commission, its immediate neighbor to the north isn’t as lucky.  A tipster informed us yesterday that eviction notices were served to 208 Bowery.

Bowery Musical Chairs

Last modified December 5, 2010 at 5:51 pm

Another commercial restaurant supply company along the Bowery is upgrading its store signage.  Back in May, Globe Slicers decided to polish their token yellow sign with a more modern flavor.  The Yasakart Chair Table Booth outlet at 208 Bowery is next, with a hard-to-miss bright white awning.  The store itself is a satellite outpost to […]

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