Category Archives: Coffee

Le Pain Quotidien at Gateway Plaza entrance opens

August 20, 2016- Le Pain Quotidien at the Gateway Plaza entrance opens tomorrow. The sidewalk seating is an unexpected surprise.

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Awesome. Another Starbucks in Brookfield Place (sarcasm).

June 30, 2016- What happens when a mall fails? It has pop-up shops fill in empty spaces and it allows Starbucks in.

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Review: Sweet Pea’s Baking Co in Old Greenwich

June 21, 2016- by Steven E. Greer I visited Sweet Pea’s Baking Co. in Old Greenwich and noctived that they had pour-over coffee equipment.

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Jack’s Stir-brewed coffee in the Roxy Hotel

June 6, 2016- The owners of the Tribeca Grand Hotel, now called The Roxy, are trying yet again to do

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Livenrich made-to-order fresh juice

June 6, 2016- The Holiday Inn on Washington and Rector Streets has a new juice bar.

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I wish we had this

March 12, 2016- I rarely shop at Whole Foods now, but I still get my coffee there. I wish that

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Little Lions, a cat cafe, lets you rent-a-pet for an hour

February 19, 2016- This seems like a great idea. Little Lions Cat Cafe has opened on 40 Grand Street.

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Le District’s pour-over coffee corner takes off

January 26, 2016- by Steven E. Greer The pour-over coffee section in Le District, which I think of as my own, is now catching on. They

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The Greer-technique for pour-over coffee

December 15, 2015- For a nice cup of coffee, go to Le District and ask them to do the Greer-technique.

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Review: Gotan Tribeca respects brewed coffee

(1,000 people who really live down here have read this as of 9/6/2015) September 5, 2015- By Steven E. Greer It is still hard to find New York coffee shops that are not nothing but cappuccino factories. The

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Review: Sundaes and Cones is a rare good ice cream shop in Manhattan

April 13, 2014- By Steven E. Greer For whatever reason, New York City has a dearth of good ice cream stores. The only one I have been

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Cold brew coffee now at Le District

July 3, 2015

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Very good Belgian chocolate at Le District

Update June 29, 2015- They have sold out. Did we cause this?

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The first ever properly made pour-over coffee at Le District

June 6, 2015- by Steven E. Greer, MD This day will go down in history. It was the first day that the gourmet coffee section in Le District

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Fika opens in City Hall

May 28, 2015- The new Fika in the heart of City Hall opened. It is on Duane Street by the federal building. It is one of

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Pour-over coffee at Le District

May 7, 2015

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Exclusive: BPC to finally get gourmet coffee shop

April 18, 2015- BP.TV was given a tour of the yet-to-open south end of Le District, which will be

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FIKA coffee and chocolates to open in WTC Tower 4

November 18, 2014- The Post reports that FIKA will be opening at the ground

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Laughing Man coffee in Tribeca gets street seating approved

March 24, 2015- At the CB1 meeting tonight, the Duane Park street seating plan proposed by

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CBS promotes outrageous pro-coffee research, again

March 7, 2015- By Steven E. Greer, MD The coffee industry has been funding mounds of junk science that purport to show the health benefits of drinking coffee, when in fact, coffee is very unhealthy to heart, brain, and blood … Continue reading

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