98 Kenmare Street

‘Spring Natural’ Shuts Down After 47 Years in SoHo

Posted January 2, 2020 at 5:00 am

It’s an oft-repeated trend in the gentrified city. Business is forced from its longtime location, settles elsewhere, then closes shortly after. In the case of Spring Natural, the latter leg of the journey was about four years. The restaurant announced its official closure last night – on New Year’s Day – after forty-seven years serving […]

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Here’s Your First Look at the New ‘Spring Natural’ Opening Next Week on Kenmare Street

Last modified January 1, 2020 at 8:11 pm

Spring Natural dropped the “street,” and is almost ready to reopen around the corner to 98 Kenmare Street. As previously reported, longtime owner-operator Rus Schoenholt was basically forced from their home of three decades thanks to rent gouging. Indeed, with an expiring lease on hand, the landlord reportedly more than quintupled the monthly rent. Anyway, the year of […]

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43-Year-Old ‘Spring Street Natural’ Closes Ahead of Move to Kenmare

Posted January 4, 2016 at 5:00 am

For the first time in decades, Spring Street Natural is out of commission, albeit temporarily. The health-conscious restaurant closed its longtime location at the corner of Lafayette Street this past Saturday. All is well, though, as ownership is poised to move operations just around the corner in mid-January. Now those five months of build-out are […]

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Spring Street Natural Begins Work at New Kenmare Street Location

Posted July 23, 2015 at 5:00 am

It’s official… Spring Street Natural will decamp from its namesake location by the end of the year. The popular health-conscious eatery has been going strong since 1973, but spent three decades serving at the corner of Lafayette. Reason for the three-block shuffle is all too familiar – another rent refugee. Indeed, with an expiring lease […]

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Is Spring Street Natural Moving Around the Corner to 98 Kenmare?

Last modified February 2, 2015 at 9:29 am

It appears Spring Street Natural is moving from the downtown corner its anchored for thirty years. The local fixture – known for its health-conscious food at affordable pricing – has been in operation since 1973, but relocated east to Spring and Lafayette back in 1985. Looks like the restaurant might be packing up again… The […]

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Maisono Replaces Former Kenmare Nightspot at 98 Kenmare [UPDATED]

Last modified May 16, 2013 at 11:08 am

Looks like the former hotspot Kenmare – located at 98 Kenmare – is to be reborn in the Japanese tradition. Workers onsite tell us that the new Izakaya joint, which is called Maisono, is set to open within the next few weeks. While there isn’t much out there just yet on this latest venture, preparations continue inside. […]

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The Kenmare Receives Plywood Treatment

Posted February 26, 2013 at 6:37 am

It had been a rocky nineteen months for Kenmare, the cool kid club and restaurant that opened in March 2010.

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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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