Openings & Closings

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DNAinfo rounds up the restaurants and small businesses that open and close in your New York neighborhood.

Crown Heights »

Doughnut Shop to Open in Crown Heights in January

Elsie's will serve gluten-free and classic doughnuts from a takeout window on Bergen Street.

Lower East Side »

Pop-Up Serving Tacos Made From Indian Flatbread Coming to Lower East Side

Goa Taco makes unconventional tacos filled with slow-roasted pork belly and homemade chicken chorizo.

Upper West Side »

$99 Jars of Black Truffle Mustard Hit Shelves at New UWS Boutique Maille

The French-based shop is selling more than 20 brands of mustards at its new Columbus Avenue flagship.

Park Slope »

Park Slope's Tea Lounge to Close After 14 Years in Business

The Tea Lounge at Union Street and Seventh Avenue is closing its doors, owner Jonathan Spiel said.

Stapleton »

Red Hook Sandwich Shop Defonte's to Open on Staten Island This Weekend

Defonte's of Brooklyn, which serves Italian sandwiches, will open in Stapleton on Saturday.

Sunnyside »

Bargain Movie Theater Closing to Make Room for Affordable Housing

The building's owner is looking to build affordable housing at the site, located at 42-17 Queens Blvd.

Jackson Heights »

Warm Up With Hearty Tibetan Soups at New Roosevelt Avenue Restaurant

Spicy Tibet is owned by the same people who run Friends Corner Cafe, also on Roosevelt Avenue.

Midtown East »

Teriyaki Boy Relaunches in Midtown After Closing All 5 NYC Locations

The new Teriyaki Boy will have a simpler menu, focusing on yakitori chicken, owner Taiki Wakayama said.

Financial District »

Just Salad Offering Free Salads and Wraps at New FiDi Location

Salads and wraps are buy one, get one free at the 90 Broad St. spot from noon to 2 p.m. on Dec. 9.

Astoria »

Flea Market Vendor Tea and Milk to Open Shop in Astoria

The vendor will open its first storefront on 34th Avenue in the Kaufman Arts District.

Upper West Side »

Gluten-Free Italian Restaurant Risotteria Opening UWS Outpost

The West Village-based eatery is opening a location on Amsterdam Avenue and 78th Street. 

Crown Heights »

Retro Cocktail Bar to Open This Month in Crown Heights

Branch Ofc. is co-owned by a veteran of local beer hall Franklin Park and Clinton Hill spot Hanson Dry.

Greenpoint »

Greenpoint Xi'An Famous Foods Opening Saturday With Free Noodles

Fans who follow the popular noodle shop on social media will get noodles or a burger for free.

Upper East Side »

Eli Zabar Opens Upscale Market-to-Table Restaurant on Third Avenue

Eli's Table is located next to Eli Zabar's supermarket, where the restaurant will get its ingredients.