A few readers have asked about the status of 81 St. Mark's Place … home to Xi’an Famous Foods. The popular noodle shop closed for renovations back on March 17. Xi’an was expected to be closed an estimated three-four weeks.
Some worried fans noticed the lack of activity here … as well as a growing pile of mail on the floor.
However, workers were back on the scene yesterday …
And here are tweets from Xi’an explaining the delay …
Still waiting on EV! The building is fixing a gas leak & it might take a month for DOB+ConEd approval. If anyone knows people, hit us up!— Xi'an Famous Foods (@xianfoods) April 25, 2014
@JocelynKowald soon...we are fixing up a tangle with DOB— Xi'an Famous Foods (@xianfoods) May 28, 2014