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RichardA Sep 11, 2006 09:23 PM

Has anyone been to Kyotofu yet? Any reviews?

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    xigua RE: RichardA Sep 12, 2006 12:15 AM

    I don't think its open yet, at least not as of saturday

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      Lau RE: RichardA Sep 12, 2006 01:06 AM

      where is it?

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        RichardA RE: RichardA Sep 12, 2006 10:44 AM

        It is at 705 Ninth Avenue, bear West 48th St.

        1. zGustibus RE: RichardA Sep 12, 2006 04:35 PM

          Yeah... I wondering the same thing. It was listed in yesterday's NY Magazine. I live on 48th St. and walk by 9th ave. every day, and have never seen this place. Is the front covered by a plywood door that juts out into the sidewalk? What's the deal with this place???

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            RichardA RE: zGustibus Sep 13, 2006 11:10 AM

            I too saw it in NY magazine and was curious about it as I will be in NYC in December.

          2. aesis RE: RichardA Sep 14, 2006 04:48 AM

            I emailed them and they said that they'll be opening in early October.

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              kenito799 RE: RichardA Sep 14, 2006 04:44 PM

              Kool will this be a place for all-tofu meals? Can't wait

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                Peter Cuce RE: kenito799 Sep 14, 2006 05:49 PM

                It's a branch of a bakery/dessert place in Tokyo: http://www.kyotofu-nyc.com/

              2. zGustibus RE: RichardA Oct 13, 2006 11:54 AM

                Still not open... but i managed a shot of the interior through a tear in the paper in the window...

                http://www.midtownlunch.com

                1. Peter Cuce RE: RichardA Oct 30, 2006 05:15 PM

                  Grub Street said that they were having a soft opening, so I went by today. The door was unlocked, so I opened it and was confronted by a dark room and drills and power tools all around my feet. Pretty soft opening.

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                    allkindsoffood RE: Peter Cuce Nov 1, 2006 05:59 PM

                    I just did a google search and found their Web site: http://www.kyotofu-nyc.com/
                    Not much there, though funny enough they have all the press items written about their coming.

                    Grand opening is on Nov. 6 according to the site.

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                      zGustibus RE: allkindsoffood Nov 1, 2006 07:29 PM

                      It's open. Every night at 6:30pm. Opened on Monday night.

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