When you visit us, check out some of James's favorite spots near the shop:

The Tenement Museum (explore the history of the LES, one block up)
Christine Chin Spa (pamper yourself, a few doors up)
Zarin Fabrics (fabrics & furnishings, around the corner)
Cafe Katja (Austrian, across the street)
Roasting Plant (coffee, across the street)
Interstate Food & Liquor (burgers & booze, a couple doors up)
il laboratorio del gelato (gelato, one block up)
Lower East Side Visitors Center (all about the LES, one block down)
An Choi (Vietnamese, across the street)
Barrio Chino (margaritas & Mexcian, around the corner)
Sebastian (bistro, around the corner)
Doughnut Plant (NYC's best doughnuts, around the corner)
Bacaro (Italian, short walk)
The Ten Bells (wine bar, around the corner)
babycakes (vegan cupcakes, around the corner)
Grotto (Italian, short walk)