La Contenta, a Homestyle Mexican Cafe, Eyeing Saro Space

A veteran restaurateur is aiming to take over the tiny Balkan bistro at 102 Norfolk St.

Mars Bar Returns, Saro Bistro Closes? Bar License News for May

Here’s our first look at the bars and restaurants seeking to obtain or upgrade alcohol permits in May, including the possible resurrection of Mars Bar.

Kirsten Dunst Movie Shooting on Norfolk St. Monday

The building at 102 Norfolk St. is set for a starring role in a new film.

A new film by writer and director Leslye Headland starring Spider-Man leading lady Kirsten Dunst is scheduled to shoot at 102 Norfolk St. on Monday, according to notices posted along the block between Delancey and Rivington this morning.

The film is listed as “untitled” in the parking warnings, but calls it Bachelorette, and lists additional cast members that include James Marsden (Straw Dogs, X-Men) and Isla Fisher (Confessions of a Shopaholic).

Saro Bistro

An Eastern European (Balkan) bistro and bar from Israeli chef Eran Elhalal. Entrees include a slow roasted lamb shoulder, braised short ribs, Yugoslavian kebabs and smoked and roasted guinea hen.

102 Norfolk, near Delancey


Hours: Tuesday-Thursday 6pm-1pm; weekend brunch noon-4pm; delivery Tuesday-Sunday noon-midnight

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