Topic: Shiru Cafe

Shiru Cafe opened in February 2018, appealing to students with free wifi, drinks and access to a study space. The cafe, popular with students on campus,  will close its doors Friday, September 27.

News, University News

Shiru Cafe shutters all U.S. locations

September 18, 2019 0 comments

Shiru Cafe, the coffee shop on Angell Street known for its free drinks, will close its doors Sept. 27 — less than two years after it came to College Hill. The international chain plans to close all three of its U.S. locations to remain focused on its “continued growth” in Japan and India…

Shiru Cafe ramps up search for U.S. sponsors

Metro, News

Shiru Cafe ramps up search for U.S. sponsors

December 4, 2018 2 comments

Since establishing its first U.S. location in Providence in Feb. 2018, Shiru Cafe has yet to secure any corporate sponsors for its operations in the United States.

Letters to the Editor, Opinions

Letter: Boycott Shiru Cafe

May 8, 2018 3 comments

This letter was published in The Herald’s Dec. 6 print edition, but was not published online. The letter is published here in its entirety. The Herald regrets the error.  To the Editor: The article “Cafe to connect students with sponsor companies” published in The Herald Dec. 4 described a new cafe which […]