Another another one gone… Wlliamsburg sandwich legend Graham Avenue Meats and Deli, known for its Willie’s Italian Special and Godfather subs, appears to have closed its doors without warning or explanation after 30 years. As one Eater reader reports in the forums: “The workers are in the process clearing it out. Confirmed dunzo forever by […]
G trains stop going to Queens tomorrow at midnight…. FOR FIVE WEEKS. Adding insult to injury, hopes that the ferry would be up and running are more and more unlikely: The city said earlier this month that the India Street pier would be repaired by the time G service ends for five weeks while crews […]
Very soon, you’ll be able to order your own viente crappuccino at a new Starbucks location close to Barcade on the Lorimer stop. Verb can’t afford the rent in the neighborhood, but Howard Schultz sure can: The new location of the Seattle-based chain, 405-409 Union Ave., will debut mid-summer, a company spokeswoman said. It marks […]
Photo via Hrag Vartanian So this one floored us… according to our pals over at Bushwick Daily, Flushing Avenue’s Wreck Room will be closing up shop after nine years: We couldn’t believe it either…. What seemed like a staple at Bushwick bar scene, dive bar Wreck Room has announced that they are closing as of June 30, and this coming Saturday […]
Anyone who follows this site knows we love Glasserie (aka Greenpoint’s best restaurant). That said, this is horrible news! I know it may come as a surprise to those of you distant enough from the situation. But for those of you who are closer, you know that it has been a long time coming. Despite […]
Update: The popular East Williamsburg art space 3rd Ward, best known for its expansive array of pricey classes and its weekly “drink and draw” sessions, closed abruptly last night without warning. Calls to 3rd Ward currently go unanswered. According to a tip we received this afternoon, rumors abound about the possibility of foreclosure or bankruptcy, […]
Well this sucks. Hopefully, Yo La Tengo’s Hanukkah shows will be rescheduled elsewhere.