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mboxermd Mar 26, 2011 06:30 AM

Looking for coffee/dessert places for tonight any suggestions

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  1. ellenost RE: mboxermd Mar 26, 2011 06:42 AM

    I love ChikaLicious Dessert Bar. There is also their more upscale dessert restaurant across the street: ChikaLicious.

    203 E 10th St, New York, NY 10003

    Dessert Club, ChikaLicious
    204 E 10th St, New York, NY 10003

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    1. re: ellenost
      RGR RE: ellenost Mar 26, 2011 09:47 AM

      I'm a huge fan of ChikaLicious. To be accurate, ChikaLicious Dessert Bar is the flagship. About a dozen seats at the counter + a few tables. The satellite across the street is the Dessert *Club*. Mostly take-out though there are a few tables.

      ChikaLicious photos: http://www.flickr.com/photos/11863391...


    2. uhockey RE: mboxermd Mar 26, 2011 10:34 AM

      Spot gets raves. I need to go there.
      Dessert Club Chikalicious was okay - never been to the dessert bar.


      Spot Dessert Bar
      13 St Marks Pl, New York, NY 10003

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      1. re: uhockey
        coasts RE: uhockey Mar 26, 2011 12:01 PM

        i also wasn't so impressed with Dessert Club. Dessert Bar was far less impressive.

        Spot is definitely worth checking out. they're doing some very creative flavors and presentations. for anyone that goes, be mindful that the menu recommends 4 desserts for 3 people, 5 desserts for 4 people and so on. we didn't find this to be necessary at all. in fact, it became a chore to finish the last few bites. highly recommend the Yuzu Eskimo. didn't care so much for the Apple Tart.

        1. re: coasts
          D...DF RE: coasts Mar 30, 2011 09:47 AM

          Second Spot. Pretty good atmosphere, too.

      2. Steve R RE: mboxermd Mar 26, 2011 01:19 PM

        Or go back to the past with Veniero's (342 E.11th St: http://www.venierospastry.com) or DeRobertis Caffe (176 First Ave: http://derobertiscaffe.com/).

        Is Milk Bar still there &/or out of fashion?

        De Robertis
        176 1st Ave, New York, NY 10009

        342 E 11th St, New York, NY 10003

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          jester99 RE: mboxermd Mar 31, 2011 08:27 AM

          milk bar is solid but you are going to have to brave the lines depending what time you go. there is Led Zeppole if you are in the mood for deep fried stuff. Sundaes and Cones if you want ice cream or in the fro yo mood, just walk down st. marks for the 4 different fro yo places.

          if you venture bit further to the LES, there is Stellina which has coffee, gelato and other things. Cafe Abraco does coffee and has a decent dessert/bake goods menu

          Sundaes and Cones
          95 E 10th St, New York, NY 10003

          86 E 7th St, New York, NY 10003

          Momofuku Milk Bar
          251 E 13th St, New York, NY 10003

          Led Zeppole
          328 E 14th St, New York, NY 10003

          95 Allen St, New York, NY 10002

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