Maradona Hookah Bar

Report: German “Fast Food” Biergarten Opening at 188 Allen

Posted August 23, 2012 at 6:09 am

Word on the street is that the unique 188 Allen space will become a “German fast food” biergarten of sorts.

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Lea at 188 Allen Shutters

Posted February 10, 2012 at 6:18 am

Three likeminded establishments in four years each made a go at 188 Allen Street, all with the same outcome. Failure. Details inside!

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Diamond’s Wine Bar to Re-Open

Posted December 8, 2009 at 6:26 am

After weeks hidden behind brown paper, the fate of Diamond’s Wine Bar is now certain.  Drumroll, please.  It will remain at 188 Allen Street.  A duo working inside the sliver storefront last night confirmed this latest piece of intel.  We learned that the nightspot should re-open on Friday, and will boast a menu of dessert […]

Diamond’s Wine Bar in Trouble?

Posted November 24, 2009 at 6:37 am

Back in the early summer of 2008, Diamond’s Wine Bar debuted at 188 Allen Street, former haunt of Maradona Hookah Bar.  At the time, it was reported that the owner was also behind The VIP Club strip joint in Chelsea.  Bookended by the Thompson LES and Epstein’s Bar, the watering hole never really seemed to […]