Thursday, June 23, 2016
Funkiberry-replacing pizzeria revealed on 3rd Avenue
Well! EVG reader Daniel sent along this photo from yesterday afternoon, when workers put up the signage for the new pizzeria coming to Third Avenue and East 12th Street.
As we noted a few weeks ago, workers said that the former Funkiberry would become a pizza place.
Anyway, as you can see, it's a Gotham Pizza. We're familiar with the name (there are several in the city), though we've never tried the pizza. Perhaps you have?
Before serving up FroYo here for nine months, the address was home to several pizzerias through the years... including more recently AAA (New) Amici Pizza ... and via a ghost signage reveal, Lawrence & Paul's Pizza & Restaurant...
[Photo by Dave from 2014]
And then there was the ghost signage under the Lawrence & Paul's Pizza & Restaurant ghost signage for Luigi's…
[Photo by ~evilsugar]
But there won't be any Funkiberry ghost signage some day. It's in FroYo Signage Heaven.
Previously on EV Grieve:
Stuff that you can't make up: More FroYo for the East Village
Ghost signage uncovered on Third Avenue and East 12th Street
DOUBLE ghost signage discovered at 88 3rd Ave.
Hey, the Funkiberry sign is up on 3rd Avenue
Hey, Funkiberry is now open on 3rd Avenue
Hey, the Funkiberry space is for lease on 3rd Avenue
Hey, the Funkiberry closed on 3rd Avenue
Hey, the Funkiberry space will become a pizzeria (again)