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Elmo Restaurant Owner Angling to Open ‘Healthy’ Eatery at Hexed 71 Clinton Street

Posted April 6, 2015 at 5:18 am

Hexed and water-logged, the corner store of 160-162 Rivington Street (aka 71 Clinton) remains a tough sell. Bad luck is just woven into its DNA. The previous occupant – San Marzano Pizza – fell victim to a burst water pipe and fled the Lower East Side. It subsequently relocated to 117 Second Avenue. That happened […]

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The Cursed 71 Clinton Street is Now on the Block for $18M

Posted October 13, 2014 at 6:00 am

There is a complete sea change happening on Clinton Street these days. The area always seemed a bit untouchable from the mass speculation prevalent in other areas of the Lower East Side. Yes there were tons of foodie haunts, but a nice mix of mom-and-pops existed. With the Essex Crossing happening, though, people are cashing […]

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San Marzano Will Not be Returning to Clinton Street, After All

Posted March 11, 2014 at 6:02 am

Fans of San Marzano will not like this. It turns out the five-year-old pizzeria will not be returning to 71 Clinton Street, after all. This news arrives a month after we first reported on the devastating flood which rendered the space useless. At the time, we were told by management that there was no timetable […]

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San Marzano on Clinton Street Closes Due to Burst Pipe and Flooding

Posted February 24, 2014 at 6:05 am

71 Clinton Street really is hexed. It’s gotta be; the hits keep coming. San Marzano, the five-year-old pizzeria at the corner of Rivington, is down for the count. Apparently a water pipe burst and caused major flooding in the restaurant, and may take quite a while to reopen. It doesn’t look good; upon calling the […]

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Notes from CB3: Hiccups for Ivan Ramen, Living Room Layover

Last modified January 8, 2013 at 6:09 am

Last night’s Community Board 3 SLA subcommittee meeting was less a marathon than usual, with only eighteen applicants having presented themselves.

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San Marzano on Clinton Street Listed for Sale

Posted October 25, 2012 at 6:18 am

The “sophisticated” foodie scene of Clinton Street is in a transition period for sure.

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