Openings and closings: Il Cuntuccio opens, Organic Avenue closes … and more

TRD NEW YORK /
Feb.February 25, 2010 12:07 PM
From left: Il Cuntuccio at 478 Smith Street and Organic Avenue at 101 Stanton Street
 

Upper East Side catering company Michelle’s Kitchen has opened a French/Belgium hybrid Michelle’s Restaurant On 46th Street between Fifth and Sixth avenues, according to Midtown Lunch. Burberry is reportedly coming to the Upper West Side.

Word is spreading that city officials are hoping to install a permanent outdoor market at the South Street Seaport.

In Chelsea, popular paella spot Socarrat is opening an adjacent bar called Soccarrat Bar De Vinos at 259 West 19th Street between Seventh and Eighth avenues.

Los Angeles-based consignment store Decadestwo plans to open a New York City pop-up shop at 79 Greene Street from March 18 to March 21.

In Brooklyn, an international sandwich eatery called Fultummys is opening soon at 221 Columbia Street between Union and Sackett streets in the Columbia Street Waterfront District, according to the Word on Columbia Street blog. An as-of-yet unknown restaurant is setting up shop in Downtown Brooklyn at 189 Bridge Street. In Cobble Hill, a pizzeria called Il Cuntuccio is opening shop at 478 Smith Street, according to the Cobble Hill Blog.

In Queens, Foodista reports that Moonstruck Diner is coming to the old Cafe Kolonaki space at 33-02 Broadway in Astoria.

Amid these openings, there were a few closings.

The Dolphin Fitness Club location at 18 Avenue B in the East Village has closed. After opening a new location at 116 Suffolk Street, Organic Avenue health store has officially closed at 101 Stanton Street on the corner of Ludlow Street on the Lower East Side. Also in the neighborhood, Bowery Boogie brings word that the famous Guss’ Pickles is moving out of its long-time locale at 87 Orchard Street and moving to a Brooklyn location on 39th Street between 14th and 15th avenues near Borough Park.


Related Articles

arrow_forward_ios
Simon Property Group CEO David Simon David Simon (Credit: Mireya Acierto/Getty Images, iStock)

Retail rout continues as Simon furloughs a third of employees

Almost 50,000 retail stores have closed across the country, and the restaurant industry has lost $25 billion in sales since March 1, (Credit: Getty Images)

US will see $20B in retail loans come due starting this week

(Credit: iStock)

NY restaurants, hotels warn of mass layoffs as US sees record jobless claims

Charles and Jared Kushner and 229 West 43rd Street (Credit: Getty Images and Google Maps) 

Pandemic may finally push Kushner Cos’ Times Square retail space into default

Ben Ashkenazy, CEO of Ashkenazy Acquisition Corporation and 660 Madison Avenue (Credit: Google Maps)

Eataly in talks with Ashkenazy to gobble up some of Barneys space

Ample Hills Creamery co-founders Brian Smith and Jackie Cuscuna with Ample Hills Creamery Gowanus at 305 Nevins Street (Smith and Cuscuna by Ilya S. Savenok/Getty Images for NYCWFF; Google Maps)

Ample Hills Creamery files for bankruptcy

Mayor Bill de Blasio speaks at a press conference about COVID-19 (Credit: Michael Brochstein / Echoes Wre/Barcroft Media via Getty Images)

NYC restaurants, bars, schools closed to prevent virus spread

During de Blasio’s state of the city address last month, the mayor proposed a vacancy tax once again, in a bid to tackle the city’s 12,000 empty storefronts. (Credit: Getty Images, iStock)

San Francisco passed a tax on vacant storefronts. What does that mean for NYC?

arrow_forward_ios
Loading...