Papa Dish Pizza/Deli Combo Opens in Former Dessert Works Spot on Clinton

Posted on: August 27th, 2013 at 6:04 am by
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Funny how these things work. Not two weeks after Rizzo’s Fine Pizza opened its second Manhattan location at 17 Clinton Street, a dollar parlor began slinging slices just across the street. Typical play. Papa Dish, as the establishment is known, unexpectedly launched over the weekend at the former brick-and-mortar home of the Dessert Truck Works. In addition to pizza, Papa also features several over-the-counter deli options.

Elements of the predecessor are still quite visible, including the wall design of graphic lettering (i.e. the leftover “works”).

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The successful Dessert Works food truck first opened the stationary 6 Clinton Street outpost in January 2010, and closed roughly eight months ago. Barely two years on the block.

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