5 November, 2008. New York, NY. An assortment of tea sandwiches is on a tray here at the Podunk, a self-styled "American tearoom" in the East Village.The owner, Elspeth Treadwell, left a career in publishing to open Podunk six years ago, in 2002. The interior of the tearoom includes country-decor bookshelves, a wooden sled, benches and garden chairs.
©2008 Gianni Cipriano for The New York Times
cell. +1 646 465 2168 (USA)
cell. +1 328 567 7923 (Italy)