Sneak Peek Inside Sauce at 78 Rivington

Posted on: October 10th, 2011 at 6:28 am by

Frank Prisinzano’s Sauce restaurant is making final strides toward its official opening, pegged sometime by the end of the month. But all progress under lock and key. Indeed, contractors run a pretty tight ship over there. The only visible developments at 78 Rivington have been of the street art nature – TGI Friday pranks and Hanksy wheat-paste.

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Now it’s time for some behind-the-plywood shots of Sauce, all captured late last week. As you can see, the exterior of four-year-old Kampuchea is officially history, instead replaced with a more rustic wooden feel. Up above, some teaser signage has made its way to the marquee, promising “family style feasts,” “meat deliveries,” and “quick food service.”

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And here’s an interior shot showing the tiled floors and bar stools.

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Sauce was originally scheduled for an October 4 open, but obviously that’s not in the cards.  Let’s just leave it at “imminent.”

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