Let's take a look.
SLA & DCA Licensing Committee
Monday, February 11 at 6:30 pm — JASA/Green Residence, 200 E. 5th Street at Bowery
Applications within Saturated Areas
• 1st Street Ventures Inc, 44A 1st St (wb)
This is Julius Klein's former studio-gallery space ... he left back early in the summer after being Cromanized... No word just yet what this will be... we've spotted several prospective tenants check out this space going back to the summer...
• The Cow Theater (Stephen & Tyler Productions LLC), 21A Clinton St (wb)
• 154 Ludlow Bar LLC, 154 Ludlow St (op)
• I Cipressi Restaurant (Lidoalberta LLC), 189 Ave A (wb)
Lorella Innocenti, a former owner of I Coppi, which closed in September on East Ninth Street, is starting a new Tuscan-style restaurant here at the former Vampire Freaks space.
EVG reader J-Dough recently spotted sisters Maristella Innocenti (pictured left, who owns Matilda on East 11th Street off Avenue C with her husband Esteban Molina), and Lorella outside No. 189.
• Peels Restaurant (Radley Realty Corp), 325 Bowery (op/alt/extend bar counter "L" shape, add 5-6 seats)
• Cafe Katja (Graz Restaurant LLC), 75 Orchard St (op/alt/license to adjoin current business at 77-79)
• The General/Finale/Bow (Bakers Dozen Associates LLC), 199 Bowery (op/alt/move dance space to back half of the ground floor)
• SakaMai (SakaMai LLC), 157 Ludlow St (op/alt/add stand up bar)
New Liquor License Applications
• Sunshine Lounge (Cinema Beverages Holding Company LLC), 143 E Houston St (op)
The Sunshine wants to add food and drinks to go along with their art-house cinema. CB3 hasn't been too receptive, per The Lo-Down ... and BoweryBoogie.
• The Immigrant Tap Room, 341 E 9th St (wb)
We wrote about this yesterday.
• Barzinho Inc, 48 Hester St (wb)
I don't even know where Hester Street is. (KIDDING.)
• Guayoyo (Highseyko Corporation), 67 1st Ave (op/upgrade)
• To be Determined, 266 Broome St (op)
• Retro Bar & Grill (Delancey Diner LLC), 148-150 Delancey St (op
Hope that's just a working title for the bar & grill...
• Natori Saint Marks LLC, 58 St Marks Pl (wb)
The owners moved to Japan late last year. Despite word that the space would close, new owners took over the space. A tipster told us the new owner also runs Sushi Lounge and Noodle Cafe Zen on St. Mark's, and Zen 6 on East Sixth street.
• Long Xin Restaurant (Sunrise Restaurant 88 Inc), 50 Eldridge St (b)
• Luzzo's (Luzzo's 211 LLC), 211 1st Ave (op)
• Azize Cafe & Lounge (45 First Ave Corp), 45 1st Ave (wb)
• Pulperia on Essex Inc, 131 Essex St (wb)
• To be Determined, 138 Orchard St (op)
• Mediterrean Grill and Tapas (Izagara Gourmet Inc), 128 1st Ave (op/upgrade)
• 90 Third Avenue TC Restaurant LLC, 90 3rd Ave (op)
This was last Montein Thai Cuisine near 12th Street... the DOH closed them in January 2011, and they never reopened. We've lost track of the applicants here... last that we recall, a Mexican eatery had designs on the space. Will get an update.
• Bar Chevere (O & O Wine Corp), 181 Essex St (op)
• Ivrose B LLC, 137 1st Ave (wb)
This is the former Tara Thai Cuisine space
• Eastwood (Sivandrew Inc), 200 Clinton St aka 221 E B'way (wb)
From the folks who own B-Side on Avenue B. Been a challenging go here too.
• Rivington 155 Parlor Inc, 155 Rivington St (op) (St Jerome's)
b=beer only | wb=wine & beer only | op=liquor, wine, & beer | alt=alterations