First! The time and place:
SLA & DCA Licensing Committee
Monday, May 20 at 6:30pm — University Settlement Neighborhood Center
189 Allen Street (btwn Houston & Stanton Sts) (north of main entrance)
And now, a few of the highlights...
Sidewalk Cafe Application
• Heart N' Soul Restaurant (Mama's Bar LLC), 200 E 3rd St (unenclosed)
What replaced Mama's here back in March at Avenue B...
Applications within Saturated Areas
• Donostia (EV Cafe LLC), 155 Ave B (wb)
Interesting. This is the former Zee's Pet Shop next to Sheen Brother's ... asking rent had been $2,500.
• East Village Social (TDDG Inc), 122-126 St Marks Pl (op)
• Ludlow House (Soho-Ludlow Inc), 139 Ludlow St (op)
• Papaya King (PKNY2 LLC), 3 St Marks Pl (wb)
Beer for the King?
• Zen 6 Ramen New York LLC, 186 Ave A (wb)
Looks like some ramen at the former Kamui Den ... they closed back in February.
[Photo by esquared™]
• Affaire (Chow Main Corp), 50 Ave B (alt/op/additional stand-up bar)
Asking for an upgrade to full liquor.
New Liquor License Applications
• The Living Room (ACP Project), 173 E 2nd St (op)
Back on the agenda. Read the background here.
• Han Dynasty (Han Dynasty NYU Corp), 90 3rd Ave (wb)
• Goats (Goat Brothers Inc), 213 2nd Ave (op)
Currently Nightengale Lounge.
• Risotteria Melotti (Melotti USA LLC), 309 E 5th St (wb)
This is what is taking over the short-lived Ballaro Bakery near the 9th Precinct...
• Masombrado LLC, 432 E 13th St (op)
Someone is quickly moving into the former Masak space...
• Bruno Pizza LLC, 223 1st Ave (op)
WOW. Someone is quickly moving into the former Birdbath Neighborhood Green Bakery space... and this will make THREE pizza places almost right in a row here... (And maybe this is a pizzeria from Bruno di Fabio? Just throwing it out there...)
• Everyman Espresso (Everyman Espresso LLC), 136 E 13th St (wb)
Beer and wine to woo back Katie Holmes? Or at least have to serve before and after plays at the Classic Stage Company...
Corporate Change (not heard at committee)
• Fat Buddha (Lo Eng Inc), 212 Ave A (op)
• Mama's Food Shop (Mama Bar LLC), 34 Ave B (op)
b=beer only | wb=wine & beer only | op=liquor, wine, & beer | alt=alterations