Freedom of Espresso's Pearl St location has officially closed and looking for a new nearby location. More info is here. C'mon, Post-Standard. This location is not Downtown, it's the Near Northeast! To read my previous thoughts on the matter, click here.
In other restaurant news...
Odessa Cafe opened at 207 E Jefferson St, specializing in soul food.
Cafe Ole' opened at 359 S Warren St, a gourmet coffee shop with light lunches and pastries.
Mangia! opened at 232 Harrison St several months ago (I'm late) and it has favorable reviews thus far.
No official word on Clark's reopening, but you can stay informed right away from their Facebook page.
Speaking of Clark's, their former neighbor, The Landmark Theatre, will be holding their Grand Re-Opening Celebration on November 18th.