94 Orchard Street

Moscot Moves HQ from the Corner to New Orchard Street Store

Posted November 30, 2021 at 5:00 am

Moscot is no longer on the corner, leaving behind Orchard and Delancey for a spot just paces to the south. And for the first time in its history, no rent to pay. As first reported by Bowery Boogie earlier this year, the centenary opticians chose the mid-block space at 94 Orchard as new base of […]

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Mark Miller Reopens Orchard Street Gallery This Week with Street Artist Hektad

Posted November 29, 2021 at 5:06 am

The Mark Miller Gallery returns to Orchard Street this week, and is enlisting the help of an established graffiti writer to help relaunch. The longtime Lower East Side showroom will reopen on Wednesday – after a two-year pandemic hiatus – with an exhibit featuring Hektad. “Looking at the graffiti art of Hektad is like finding […]

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Moscot Looks to be Opening Down the Block at 94 Orchard Street

Posted September 13, 2021 at 5:04 am

It appears Moscot is again on the move. And likely just down the block. Storefront buildout recently commenced on the ground floor of 94 Orchard Street, the pre-war tenement building CEO Harvey Moscot purchased last May for $4.75 million. Chatter at the construction site alleges that the century-old eyewear business will maintain a presence here […]

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Moscot Family Buys Walkup Down the Block from Orchard Street Store

Posted May 26, 2021 at 5:00 am

Eight years after the MOSCOT flagship store crossed the Delancey divide, the family acquired property just down the block.  Public records show that Harvey Moscot, fourth-generation owner and CEO of the century-old eyewear brand, purchased the five-story walkup at 94 Orchard Street. The deal closed earlier this month, under the shell name of SGEN, LLC, […]

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Top Hops Beer Shop Bids Farewell to Orchard Street After 9 Years

Last modified March 18, 2021 at 10:52 am

After nearly a decade of serving suds to the Lower East Side, Top Hops Beer Shop is closing its brick-and-mortar location on Orchard Street. And on the hunt for a new flagship. In a letter to customers yesterday afternoon, ownership only partly blames the novel coronavirus for the seemingly sudden closure, yet doesn’t elaborate on […]

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The Orchard Street Snowbank that Became a Ski Jump

Posted December 21, 2020 at 5:08 am

While the Winter Olympics are still a year out, one event happened here on the Lower East Side. A freestyle ski jump on Orchard Street. In a stunt clearly filmed for viral value, a guy on skis is towed by a car to achieve ample speed. When he hits the snowbank outside Top Hops, we […]

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First Look: Top Hops Beer Shop Opens at 94 Orchard Street

Posted January 16, 2012 at 6:27 am

Months of preparations are collectively water under the proverbial bridge.  Top Hops Beer Shop is now ready to roll at 94 Orchard Street.  The sack o’ suds soft opened Friday evening for a friends and family event, but officially opened to the public a day later. We popped in for a closer look at the […]

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Update: Top Hops Beer Shop at 94 Orchard Street

Posted December 22, 2011 at 6:41 am

The last vestige of Nolita-based boutique Bag was finally deposed from 94 Orchard Street four months after departing the Lower East Side. Beer is on the way. Details inside!

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Bag Gone from 94 Orchard; Top Hops Coming Soon

Posted August 17, 2011 at 6:09 am

Bag is officially kaput. From boutique to beer hub, the replacement occupant is most definitely a polar opposite.

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Coming Soon: Top Hops at 94 Orchard Street

Posted July 15, 2011 at 6:41 am

The trend of upscale boutiques at 94 Orchard Street is swiftly approaching its conclusion. Time for wine and beer. More after the jump!

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