It’s been two weeks since the all-staff walkout at Gorilla Coffee in Brooklyn, New York. The NYT is now reporting that the Brooklyn cafe / beard-and-baby gathering space is officially back in business.

For Gorilla, which has become a Park Slope fixture, it was not the usual scene โ€” every table full, a line out the door, a frenzy of grinding and tamping and brewing behind the counter โ€” but it was not bad for a return to business after a 16-day shutdown forced by a sudden staff walkout.

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โ€œWeโ€™re kind of just getting back to basics,โ€ said one of the shopโ€™s owners, Darleen Scherer, after receiving a warm welcome from customers and a cadre of new workers. โ€œI said to everybody, โ€˜Letโ€™s learn about coffee and do a good job and be happy.โ€™ย โ€

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