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Taiyaki Wants to Get You Hooked On Soft-Serve in a Fish Cone

(image via Taiyaki NYC / Facebook)

(image via Taiyaki NYC / Facebook)

Fish and ice cream typically don’t mix, though I wouldn’t put it past the crazy milkshakes at Black Tap to offer up some sort of weird thing like that. But at Taiyaki NYC, a Japanese ice cream shop having its grand opening today on the border of Little Italy and Chinatown, this union is oh-so sweet.

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This New Kosher Pastry Shop Sells Cheap Iced Coffee and, Um, This

(Photo: Daniel Maurer)

(Photo: Daniel Maurer)

Unlike most coffee shops opening on the LES these days, Treats, a new pastry counter that doubles as a fashion boutique, isn’t touting single-origin beans or a trendy roaster. Asked what he’s serving, owner Eric Levine answers, “It’s just regular coffee — like, cheap.”
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