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Petee’s Pie Expands with New Clinton Hill Cafe

Posted May 10, 2018 at 5:05 am

Petee’s Pie is no longer a Lower East Side exclusive. The beloved, butter-smelling pie shop – headquartered at 61 Delancey Street – just expanded with an enormous second location. The new outpost opened earlier this week at 505 Myrtle Avenue in Clinton Hill, and is somewhat of a departure from the OG. Rather than another […]

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Petee’s Pie Company Begins Service on Delancey Street

Posted November 25, 2014 at 6:03 am

For Petee’s Pie Company, it was an eleventh-hour rush to the finish line. The new pastry purveyors opened yesterday afternoon at 61 Delancey after a hasty two-month build-out. Just in time for Thanksgiving, as initially promised. The Petee’s awning is certainly a nice touch for the neighborhood. When completely unfurled, it’s a throwback to that […]

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Petee’s Pie Company Opening a Bakery Inside the Old Rocket Joe’s Space on Delancey

Posted November 17, 2014 at 5:00 am

For 61 Delancey Street, it’s now pie of a different sort. Two decades of Rocket Joe’s dominance at this address came crashing down five months ago when the hole-in-the-wall pizzeria served its last slice. The store remained shuttered behind the security gate painted by “Wish,” a dormant retail unit that awaited new suitors. We saw numerous […]

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Rocket Joe’s Pizza on Delancey is Now Closed for Business

Posted June 2, 2014 at 6:03 am

Rocket Joe’s Pizza, a Lower East Side mainstay since 1992, is no longer with us. The business has been closed of late. Its painted shutters are seemingly drawn for good, the unique neon is dark, and phone calls are greeted with the tri-tone out of service message. This news isn’t totally surprising, though. We saw […]

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Rocket Joe’s Pizza on Delancey is for Sale

Posted December 9, 2013 at 5:49 am

Rocket Joe’s has been a Lower East Side fixture since 1992. But it might not be around much longer. Both the business and the commercial space itself are currently on the open market. Looks like NYCRS is acting as commercial broker for the 61 Delancey parlor, at least according to a new online real estate […]

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Rocket Joe’s on Delancey Now Offering Breakfast

Posted February 8, 2012 at 6:09 am

In a turn for the strange, Rocket Joe’s at 61 Delancey is expanding its offering.

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Rocket Joe’s Shuttered by Department of Health; New Ownership Soon

Posted December 23, 2011 at 6:41 am

Rocket Joe’s at 61 Delancey, a standby for late-night B&T revelers and Bowery Ballroom concert-goers, is temporarily closed during an ownership shuffle.

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Hey Joe

Posted January 28, 2009 at 10:18 am

The LES is renown for its pickles, bialys, and knishes, not its pizza. Case in point, dive eatery Rocket Joe’s at 61 Delancey. While their pizza isn’t delicious by any stretch of the word, their slices are definitely an affordable alternative after a long night of boozing. And what totally clinches the experience is the […]