Pushcart Coffee

When Love is Found in the Halls of Community Board 3

Posted November 25, 2015 at 9:27 am

​They found love in a hopeless place. Community Board 3, that is. The Villager reports this week that former member Carlina Rivera, Legislative Director for Rosie Mendez and sitting member James Rogers, owner of LES vet Pushcart Coffee, just got hitched. Apparently the couple honeymooned in Turks and Caicos. In the weekly roundup, Scoopy also […]


‘Ice & Vice’ Artisanal Ice Cream Opening Outpost on East Broadway

Posted March 26, 2015 at 5:10 am

A former home of artisanal coffee will soon transition to high-end ice cream. The storefront in question is 221 East Broadway, former headquarters of Pushcart Coffee, which dead-ended a year ago. The space was a vacancy until now. Newcomer Ice & Vice just signed a ten-year lease for the 575 square-foot store; rent is $5,031 per […]

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Pushcart Coffee Ending Service on East Broadway; Plans Cafe Expansion

Posted January 29, 2014 at 6:04 am

News broke over the weekend that three-year-old Pushcart Coffee on the Lower East Side is kaput. They close after business on Friday. It’s not the end of the brand, though. Far from it. Owner Jamie Rogers, who currently sits on Community Board 3, is hoping to franchise other stores throughout the city. He currently operates […]

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Cowboy Pizza on Clinton Street Closes Shop

Posted September 6, 2013 at 6:05 am

Fun times on the ranch they call 201 Clinton Street are done. The cowpokes of Cowboy Pizza just hung up the silver spurs, so to speak. A tipster writes to tell us that the “gourmet” restaurant officially closed its doors earlier this week. It was a fourteen-month tenure for the slice slingers, which first opened […]

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Cowboy Pizza Now Open at 201 Clinton

Posted May 29, 2012 at 6:28 am

Pizza is replacing pizza at 201 Clinton Street. What was Va Bene just a few months ago has already given way to another doughy concept.

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