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

Posted on: February 24th, 2014 at 6:05 am by
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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 Merrick location, we were told that there’s no timetable for a return.

There’s a simple message on the website about the flood, but no announcement on the storefront itself.

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Also, remember that Dodom Pa, which shares the address, was sidelined last August after a fire tore through part of the dining room.

San Marzano had been on the open market a couple years ago asking for $465,000 in key money.

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