Take a Peek Inside Spaghetti Incident, Opening on Eldridge Street in May

Posted on: May 1st, 2015 at 5:15 am by
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The principal behind a pair of popular West Village restaurants will soon open more of the same east of the Bowery. Emanuele Attala, the chef-owner of Malatesta and its sister restaurant Malaparte, just joined forces with Ettore Pardossi and Giovanni Gentile to open the Spaghetti Incident at 231 Eldridge Street.

Build-out has been underway since November, when the ten-table concept received backing from Community Board 3. Now, five months later, the establishment is almost ready for its debut. Interior furnishings are in place and decor is coming together. We are told that Spaghetti Incident should begin serving later this month.

As for booze, it’s wine and beer only.

Before Spaghetti Incident entered the picture, Family Recipe ruled the roost. The predecessor had been a critics’ darling ever since it bowed at 231 Eldridge Street back in 2011. Unfortunately, this love didn’t convert well enough into coinage, and former proprietor Akiko Turnauer pulled the plug on the restaurant nearly one year ago.

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