Russ and Daughters Cafe Progress: A Roundup

Here’s a look at some news about the hotly anticipated lox-and-bagel shop opening May 7.

A Russ & Daughters Classic Bagel and Lox Sandwich, coming soon to a sit-down spot on Orchard Street.

A Russ & Daughters Classic Bagel and Lox Sandwich, coming soon to a sit-down spot on Orchard Street.

The cafe at 127 Orchard St. is making news across the internet this week. A sampling:

  • The New Yorker is out this afternoon with a three-minute video showcasing the dual arts of slicing fish and creating old-style neon signs.
  • Employee Jen Snow has captivated her followers on Instagram with her updates on late-night paint jobs and dinners for A-listers like Martha Stewart and Maggie Gyllenhaal.