Reports: On the Run, Subway Shooter at Dimes and Lunch at Katz’s after Subway Shooting

Posted April 18, 2022 at 5:01 am

What does a suspect do while on the run from shooting innocent straphangers on a Brooklyn subway? Exactly – he reportedly takes a breather outside Dimes, charges his phone, then eats lunch at Katz’s Deli on the Lower East Side, all before before reporting himself to cops. In the thirty-one hours after firing thirty-three shots […]

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Dimes Deli Marketplace Debuts on Division Street December 1

Posted November 20, 2015 at 5:10 am

Dimes Deli debuted in September where it all began two years ago. The homestead of 143 Division Street. However, the casual takeaway concept launched without its other half. That of the adjacent marketplace. Owners Sabrina De Sousa, Alissa Wagner, and Sophie Helsby taped vintage clippings to the other storefront at 143 Division last month while […]

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‘Dimes Deli’ Debuts Today on Division Street

Posted September 29, 2015 at 5:13 am

​Dimes Deli debuts today at its original location on Division Street. The cubbyhole space had been dormant for months in the wake of the move across to 49 Canal Street. Yet recent activity onsite, including the updated window leafing – confirmed plans. The 143 Division store was essentially the “Dimes Suprette” concept initially floated last […]

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Dimes Back on Track as ‘Deli’ for Division Street, Including Expansion Next Door

Last modified August 28, 2015 at 9:27 am

Ever since Dimes debuted its big kahuna cafeteria across the way at 49 Canal Street, the OG headquarters on Division Street has been dormant. A handwritten message on the door still directs customers to the new location; the artwork in its windows is likewise faded. The initial goal here was to install Dimes Superette in […]

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An Early Look Inside Dimes 2.0 on Canal Street

Posted March 4, 2015 at 5:09 am

You’re looking at the almost-ready interior of Dimes 2.0 at 49 Canal Street. The much larger space – now with an arched design – is easily twice the size of the OG location. As previously reported, it’ll offer an expanded kitchen, additional seating, and the benefits of a full liquor license (still pending at the […]

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Cochinita Dos is Donezo; Dimes Superette Ready to Take 49 Canal Street

Posted December 30, 2014 at 5:00 am

Cochinita Dos – the second outpost of the Brooklyn-based Mexican restaurant – is no longer serving in Chinatown. Its short-lived home at 49 Canal Street concluded last week after a mere seven months in business. We ambled past the other day to find the store in takedown mode. Nothing left, really. Furnishings, decor, and exterior […]

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‘Dimes Superette’ is Replacing Cochinita Dos at 49 Canal Street

Posted December 2, 2014 at 5:30 am

A superette is a often defined as a “compact food market or convenience store.” To the year-old Dimes on Division Street, it’s a concept in the works for a new spinoff around the corner. They can finally stretch their legs… As reported last week (and despite initial denials from ownership), Dimes is planning to expand its holdings […]

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Dimes is Expanding Operations to Include 49 Canal Street

Last modified November 26, 2014 at 5:18 pm

Dimes opened in 2013 and quickly outgrew its cubbyhole commercial space. On any given day, 143 Division Street is stocked with trendy foodies willing to pay top dollar for product. It’s a total scene, and the space is simply not large enough for the concept. Not to mention the illegal bus stop at its doorstep […]

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Dimes on Division Now Serving Dinner, Wine Menu

Posted February 14, 2014 at 10:03 am

When Dimes debuted back in September, it opened with a limited breakfast/lunch menu and was a dry establishment. Now five months into its tenancy on Division Street, the nascent nook eatery has extended its hours to dinner. Having previously closed at 4pm, Dimes now stays open until 11pm. It also carries a restaurant wine and […]

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Dimes Debuts Today at 143 Division Street

Posted September 9, 2013 at 6:00 am

The months-long buildout is now complete. Dimes debuts today at 143 Division Street, right at the merge with Canal. You’ll now have access to all-day breakfast options like eggs and yogurts, cold press juices, and other standard cafe fare. Barely out of the gate, though, and the smallish cafe is already seeking approval for a […]

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