Astoria, Astoria Arrivals, Astoria Closings, Community, Food and Drink, Jackson Heights, Long Island City, Neighborhood, News Feb 24, 2020 Openings, Closings and Rumors: Mid-Winter 2020 Here are all the latest happenings in the neighborhood! And yes, jury’s still out on Chipotle… Openings La Flor Vieja If you love the El Rey Del Taco truck, they (…) Share this Scoop by Claire Leaden total shares! Twitter Facebook Email Print Here are all the latest happenings in the neighborhood! And yes, jury’s still out on Chipotle… Openings La Flor Vieja If you love the El Rey Del Taco truck, they (…) by Claire Leaden Share this Scoop total shares! Twitter Facebook Email Print Here are all the latest happenings in the neighborhood! And yes, jury’s still out on Chipotle… Openings La Flor Vieja If you love the El Rey Del Taco truck, they just opened a brick-and-mortar location on 31st Ave. This taqueria is cash only. 32-03 31st Ave Nonnaz This new pizza spot has cropped up on 30th Ave up near 50th St. It used to be “Mama Carmela’s,” another pizza place, with similar signing so perhaps it has just changed names. 49-14 30th Ave Lash Out Bar Yelp / Lash Out Bar A luxe eyelash salon called Lash Out Bar recently opened in Astoria. They are accepting new clients, as well as walk-ins with a grand opening special of 20% off a new set.. 31-88 38th St. Barzola This is new in the since-shuttered Tierras Columbianas space. It comes from the owners of the restaurant of the same name in Jackson Heights, serving Ecuadorian food. On their website it says the grand opening will be March 6. 33-01 Broadway Veggie Lin Garden More vegetarian options in Astoria! This is a new Chinese takeout place called Veggie Lin Garden on Broadway near 47th/48th St. that serves all vegetarian options. Find out more on their website here. 48-14 Broadway Lase New York Instagram / @lasenewyork To go along with the lash place for a big night out, a new laser hair removal spot called Lase New York just moved in on Broadway. 23-20 Broadway Closings Dave’s Shoes This shoe store seems to have been on the corner and Broadway and 35th St. forever, but signs went up that it is for sale. Not sure if they are selling just the space or the entire business (I believe the laundromat next door is owned by the same people). 34-19 Broadway Rumors/Coming Soon Niko’s Souvlaki The old Adriaen Block CBD-bar space now has signage up for more Greek: Niko’s Souvlaki. Another local restaurateur told us the owner is a billionaire with many other restaurants in the city. 19-33 Ditmars Blvd Kinship Coffee Credit to Chelsea Morse. We shared signs for a new Kinship coffee near Astoria Park a little while back, and now we’ve heard that it’s actually going to be a roastery location! Stay tuned for more. 45-02 Ditmars Blvd Chase Bank Space Broadway The old Chase Bank space on Broadway has had work permits in for the first time in years, and one reader was able to ask what was going to be in the space while they were doing construction: apparently a spa! 32-12 Broadway Hutch We noticed this sign go up on 31st Ave…they have an Instagram that doesn’t reveal much, but we’ve reached out for more details! 35-07 31st Ave Murray’s Cheese You may know that Murray’s Cheese special “cheese cave” is already in LIC, but it appears they are expanding with a cafe, market and more in the surrounding area. We can’t wait to have this Bleeker St. favorite close by! 28-10 Jackson Ave. 2Dive4 Photos courtesy of 2 Dive 4. We heard from a source that 2DIVE4 will be under new management and rebranded with a new name, menu and design. More to come… 33-10 36th Ave Twitter Facebook Email Print businessesclosingsopeningsrumorsupdates 6 Comments c February 28th, 2020 Truly excited for Murray’s…. I love cheese! Reply Reyna February 26th, 2020 For Kinship Coffee on Ditmars Blvd the picture showing is from a building on 21st Street & 24th Ave. Is the new Kinship actually opening on the west or east side of Ditmars Blvd? Thanks for the awesome info. Reply Julia Tambini February 25th, 2020 Any talks of Jersey Mike’s or Chick Fil-A coming to Astoria? Reply Sofia February 25th, 2020 Just noticed this sign the other day so no idea how ling it’s been up there but looks like a Colombian bakery will be opening in the empty store next to Petey’s Burgers on 30th ave and 31st st. Called Parceros Bakery. Any news on that? Reply Sana February 24th, 2020 Any news on Burgerim on Broadway. When will they open Reply c February 28th, 2020 could be never… Burgerim as a company is corrupt and basically bankrupt – the owner of the whole chain fled to Israel to avoid going to jail. Reply Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment * Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.