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Riah Salon

209 Mott St., New York, NY 10012 40.721783 -73.995405
nr. Spring St.  See Map | Subway Directions Hopstop Popup
212-925-4087 Send to Phone

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  • Type: Hair Salon
  • Services: Hairstyling

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Tue-Sat, 10am-7pm; Sun-Mon, closed

Nearby Subway Stops

6 at Spring St.

Payment Methods

MasterCard, Visa


Since 1985, stylist and colorist Ann Minahan has presided over Riah (hair spelled backwards), a tiny, two-seat salon in Nolita. Other than an old-timey barber shop pole—a relic from the space’s former incarnation—the space is fairly inconspicuous to those who pass by on Mott Street. With only one other stylist and an assistant on board, Minahan, who has been doing hair for over 30 years in New York, has been building a steady clientele of well-known names and locals, an equal number of men and women, and boasts the ability to work with hair of all types and textures. Most notably, however, are the salon’s color offerings done with Robert Craig products, which are free of peroxide, ammonia, alcohol, or perfume.


Though the address is on Spring Street, you’ll find the salon one door in from the Northwest corner of Spring and Mott Streets.