Popular national chain Dunkin’—formerly known as Dunkin’ Donuts—is opening its doors in Morningside Heights early next week.
Last Easter weekend, when families came into town and everyone seemed to be out at brunch, I strolled down to the Dunkin’ Donuts on 100th and Broadway for an iced coffee, passing three Starbucks on the way. I always order my iced coffees with a coconut flavor shot because it tastes a bit like sunscreen, the spray kind that also moisturizes. I brought the coffee back to campus and kept the cup for a week after, washing it out so that I could drink water from it....
Last weekend, I visited my sister at Manhattan College. I was excited to see her and to take a break from studying, but I was equally as determined to get myself an iced coffee from Dunkin' Donuts. I hopped off the 1 train in an icy sweat and made a dash across the street. There it was: sweet, shining Dunkin', a beacon in the middle of Riverdale....