Category: General

Coffee beans, they are more powerful than you imagined.

Our love story with coffee began with a fascination and appreciation of the variety of beans and their power. Did you know that coffee beans are grown what is known as the  “Coffee Belt” or ” The Bean Belt”?  This region is predominately in South America. Getting our green thumb out, coffee plants require a lot of rain, and they’re sensitive to…
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We need your help!

We’re here to make a difference and need your help.  We’re hiring.  Growing our team, we invite you to join our family and become part of Oneonta’s newest benefit cafe located at 546 Main Street.  From kitchen support to customer service support, we currently have full-time and part-time positions available. Are you a team-player? Want to be part of change?…
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Coffee & community, starting up.

Social Eats Café Project 607,  your third place, where your morning coffee is fresh, loose leaf tea is top notch alongside scratch-made breakfast, lunch and all day brunch is served between 7am – 3pm.  We have coffee, tea, hot cocoa, and grab & go breakfast sandwiches, fresh croissants, muffins, biscotti, quiche, egg cups, etc at 7am. The kitchen opens at…
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New Hybrid Café with Coffee & Cocktails

Social Eats Café Project 607 is a new eatery with a reimagined concept offering the Mohawk Valley Region a hybrid café model with a full espresso bar (a coffee house that specializes in espresso coffee and other coffee drinks with an espresso base)  AND  a full bar with craft beer, wine and classic cocktails.  Breakfast, lunch and brunch food all…
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You’re hired…well, almost!

The Social Eats Café family is coming together!  Grateful and completely shocked by the number of applicants that applied, I’ve got my sights on some great prospects that I’ll be contacting next week: Monday, April 18th – Wednesday, April 20th.  Curious to know what I did with all those applicants? In short, I hosted a speed round of preliminary interviews, where…
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Social Eats Cafe – Your Third Place.

Social Eats Cafe Project 607 is your “third place”. In community building, the “third place” is the social surroundings separate from the two usual social environments of: home “first place” & the workplace “second place”. It’s what will make our East End Main Street location so unique. We are building you a relaxed social space, with an open feel that…
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A Unique Flavor Profile At Social Eats Café

As construction is moving along, we are finally getting closer to the reality of opening our doors, offering you a “third place” to spend time.  A third place is a place where people can exchange ideas, have a good time and build relationships.  First place is home, second place is work, and third place is your community cafe, Social Eats….
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Getting off the ground.

With courage and excitement, I’m so happy to share that we are getting off the ground, literally.  My East End Main Street Small Business is going to be a great attribute to our beautiful Oneonta, NY.  My vision of a little corner of the world is officially one step closer to becoming a reality. Today, I proudly submitted my application for…
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Be The Change.

The inevitable change through these uncertain times has shifted our buildout timeline for Social Eats Cafe Project 607.  Our mindset as we approach the potentially long winter season is filled with encouragement and hope.  Our hearts and vision to make Social Eats Project 607 happen are still strong!  The Rubin family is continually looking up, and we are excited to…
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“Fall”ing into Place.

With the COVID-19 cloud still lingering above us, the original time-line for the Social had to be let go.  Rest assured all of my plans are still brewing with details thoroughly thought out, and a new time-line for the Social to come to fruition in Spring of 2021.  This pandemic has forced us all to let go of many things…
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