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Laduree NYC today or tomorrow opening?

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cubanat Aug 26, 2011 08:07 AM

all news said 26th and now their website says 27th. anyone visit today yet--maybe soft opening?? need my fix!!

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Laduree
864 Madison Ave, New York, NY 10021

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    pbjluver Aug 26, 2011 04:30 PM

    with the Hurricane and the NYC Transit system shutting down this weekend, do not expect any type of opening.

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      misora Aug 27, 2011 06:27 AM

      I walked by yesterday and they looked far from opening. They were still painting and looking through the door, they didn't even have the shelves put up.

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        cubanat Aug 27, 2011 11:33 AM

        damn you irene!!!

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        H Manning Aug 29, 2011 12:27 PM

        According to Eater NY, the shop will open either tonight or tomorrow at 9:00 am.

        http://ny.eater.com/archives/2011/08/...

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          Danielcjr Aug 29, 2011 09:53 PM

          Walked by at 5:00PM earlier today and FWIW the windows were covered up and there was construction equipment in front.

        2. coasts Mar 17, 2012 06:24 PM

          six months later and the novelty has already worn off. i'm not against waiting in line for something special, but i don't appreciate being made a fool of. the staff here works at such a snails pace to ensure that there is always a line. they make such a production out of every order. delicate service and charm may be parisian charm, but this is New York. shove that cookie in the bag and let's get moving. i'm not likely to return any time soon.

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            loratliff Mar 17, 2012 07:04 PM

            I noticed that when I was there a few days ago. I don't need you to go over every single packaging option you have. I understand that that may be useful for tourists who are buying gifts, but I really just wanted my cookies to take home and didn't care what packaging they came in. (And I found the staff quite snobby to boot.)

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