Once an employee in Starbucks’ corporate offices, chain-store refugee Mike Caswell has opened this 300-square-foot indie coffeeshop on the Lower East Side. The main attraction? A patented machine that can roast, dispense, grind and brew seven types of beans simultaneously.
|Venue name:||Roasting Plant||Contact:|
81 Orchard St
|Cross street:||between Broome and Grand Sts|
|Opening hours:||Mon–Fri 7am–10pm; Sat 8am–10pm; Sun 8am–8pm|
|Transport:||Subway: B, D to Grand St; F to Delancey St; J, M, Z to Delancey–Essex Sts|
|Price:||Average coffee: $2. AmEx, MC, V|