Posted October 28, 2021 at 5:01 am
Popular coffee destination, La Colombe, is poised to open its first freestanding cafe on the Lower East Side. The upscale coffee brand recently signed a lease for the cornershop unit at the Bowery Whole Foods. In the 783 square-foot space previously occupied by the grocer’s own Allegro Coffee subsidiary. Unique about this ninth La Colombe […]
Last modified May 14, 2020 at 2:34 pm
With the coffee shop scene decimated by coronavirus stay-at-home orders, one beans business has literally taken to the streets. Delivery by motorcycle. Just before the shutdown, Fabrizio Verga, owner of five-year-old Yours Truly on Spring Street (just off the Bowery), teamed with Hotel Chantelle doorman Aleksey Kernes to distribute the new coffee brand. Dubbed Have a […]
Posted October 20, 2017 at 5:08 am
Nearly two years after its streetside debut beside the A. Turen boutique, RISE Coffee is expanding. The company just colonized a new takeout window south of the Delancey Divide. RISE Coffee, particularly the nitro cold brew, is now available from the window of Dudley’s Deli at 85 Orchard Street. Twin boards now flank the spot, […]
Posted November 7, 2016 at 9:33 am
If you’ve been to Bakeri in Williamsburg or Greenpoint, you now have a local outpost. Bakerita, their East Village spinoff, recently opened on East 6th Street. Known for its homemade breads and pastries, they are also serving Counter Culture coffee. We spoke with Manager Catherine Stack, who has been with Bakeri since its beginning in 2009. […]
Last modified November 19, 2014 at 8:04 pm
The former manager of Tiny’s Giant Sandwich Shop is now opening up Silan, a coffee shop at 280 East 10th Street. Silan, meaning date syrup in Hebrew, will have house-made pastries baked with this natural sweetener, paired with coffee- and espresso- based drinks. I ran into Nir and Guy the other day who built out […]
Posted January 3, 2012 at 6:18 am
Upscale threads to trendy beans is the name of the game at 9 Prince Street.
Posted August 1, 2011 at 6:18 am
Barely two weeks after reopening a fast-serve concept in its old 95 Orchard Street headquarters, il Laboratorio del Gelato is tweaking its current java menu.
Posted December 9, 2010 at 6:09 am
As EV Grieve reported last week, longtime coffee shop Cuppa Cuppa is gone, but another has since surfaced inside 75 East Fourth Street. Indeed, Fourth Arts Block (FAB) officially opened their FAB Cafe yesterday. The new java joint is serving MUD coffee, bagels, croissants, and candy. FAB decided to forego the militantly leftist decor of […]
Posted November 1, 2010 at 6:12 am
Next Sunday, il Laboratorio del Gelato will open its tremendous new space at 188 Ludlow, the ground-level retail space of luxury rental complex The Ludlow. Yesterday afternoon, we treated ourselves to two scoops of premium gelato and were greeted with a formal announcement of the Orchard Street farewell.