Dorina Yuen, owner of Oro, a cafe and wine bar in NoLIta, has partnered with Christiane Celle, French photographer Antoine Verglas and Judy Tan to open Lafayette Espresso Bar and Marketplace.
Located at 189 Lafayette Street (cross street Broome), the new cafe will serve made-to-order juices, espresso and drip coffee brewed to order, as well as sandwiches and salads. Also featured will be a range of locally sourced artisanal food products such as Brooklyn Brine pickles, Anarchy in a Jar preserves, vegan Cavemen Cookies and homemade granola.
Celle is the founder of the Calypso clothing stores and owner of the Clic galleries. She is married to Verglas.