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The Gluten Free Crêpe – Eight Turn Crêpe

Although I’m a sucker for the plain old nutella and banana crêpes a la mode, I recently found out about a gluten-free crepêrie in Soho/Nolita called Eight Turn Crêpe.  Crêperies are a favorite {of mine} for Sunday night dessert. Eight Turn Crêpe in Soho is located at 55 Spring Street and serves both sweet and savory options. While crêpes originate…

Secret Speakeasy

The Secret Speakeasy?

We all know that Soho Needs a Speakeasy.  I received an email from an enthusiastic fan of SOHOstrut who invited me to an event on April 20, 2014.  It’s called “The Secret Speakeasy” hosted by the Museum of Interesting Things. Interestingly enough, the Secret Speakeasy is located at 177 Prince Street on the 6th Floor and…

Taste of the Nation

Taste Of the Nation at 82 Mercer Monday, April 28, 2014

Normally events held at 82 Mercer Street are free trade shows or fashion week events.  On Monday, April 28, 2014, Taste of the Nation, a large-scale, full-price, eating event will take place from 7-10PM Monday, April 28, 2014 at 82 Mercer Street. At first glance, tickets seem rather expensive at $225 for General Admission and $425 for VIP…

Mickey Damien Hirst

Update: Offical Opening Of Other Criteria May 6, 2014

I wrote about Damien Hirst to open “Other Criteria” in Soho May 2014.  After reaching out to Other Criteria, the media contact provided a press release with more details for the official store opening on May 6, 2014. Other Criteria, the arts-based publishing company founded by Damien Hirst, announces the opening of its first retail location…

Eva Shaw Designs

Keeping It In The Family – Eva Shaw Designs

We all know that Soho does not need another Nail Salon….and the vacant store that once held neighborhood dive bar / outcast The Red Bench in July 2013 has been transformed (after an extensive renovation) into a handcrafted jewelry store called Eva Shaw Designs which opened around October 2013.  I was invited to an event at Eva…

Bluestone Lane

New Restaurants & Bars Coming To Soho Spring 2014

There are four new restaurants/bars opening in May/June 2014 in and around Soho from the Community Board 2 website: Forks and Parrot will be located at 517-519 Broome Street (@ Thompson) While this restaurant has been one of the slower construction sites (check out the picture I took of the complete mess it was back in…

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Easter in Soho 2014

Soho is historically an Italian-American neighborhood, with a strong Christian background.  There are several places to celebrate Easter in and around Soho.   Easter in Soho 2014! For Kids - Easter Egg Search – Torly Kid – 51 Hudson Street – Today (Fri Apr 11) at 3:30-5:30 PM  Join us for a “Mini Easter Egg Search” where each child…

Jefferson Market Library

What Is Night Court? {It Started At Jefferson Market}

Last week, I volunteered at the Greenwich Village Society For Historic Preservation’s lecture about the History of Asphalt in NYC.  Specifically, the speaker, historian Joyce Gold, spoke about the streets around the South Village, West Village and Central Greenwich Village and how they all got their names.  She broke out the area into four quadrants:…

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Damien Hirst to open “Other Criteria” in Soho May 2014

Damien Hirst to open “Other Criteria” in Soho May 2014 Soho is still an artist and art gallery hotspot, most recently observed by the upcoming opening of Other Criteria, Damien Hirst’s publishing and design company.  The store will open at 458 Broome Street between Greene and Mercer Streets and is 3,000 square feet. Other Criteria…