Sauce Opens Rustic Restaurant at 78 Rivington Street

Posted on: October 24th, 2011 at 6:43 am by

As we’ve been reporting, Frank Prisinzano is expanding his empire south of Houston with the new Sauce restaurant venture.  Well, the last of the sidewalk shed was removed from 78 Rivington Street late last week, providing a complete glimpse of the re-tooled space. Exterior design is quite unique, actually.  Beneath the middle windows on the Rivington front is what appears to be a red bowl with a series of ironwork resembling steam; rusted ladles are also visible amidst the recently-imported foliage.

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Saturday was opening day. But a soft opening at that.  Workers were seen scrambling all afternoon to prepare the space for the inaugural dinner.

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According to Urban Daddy, the butchering and cooking is done in plain sight of the dining room and cutlery hangs from the chandeliers.

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Planning to eat at Sauce?  Hit up the comments and let us know what you think!

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