Mulberry on Main is aiming for an early November opening, bringing its famous meatball and handmade pastas to Snyder.
Neighbors' hunger for its arrival, at 4548 Main St., was only heightened by the news that Siena, an Italian mainstay that has operated for decades on the next block, may move.
"We were aiming at Nov. 1, but you know how that works out sometimes," Jerge said, referring to the myriad ways restaurant openings can be delayed by regulators, staffing issues or supply snafus. Hopefully the restaurant can open in November, he said.
Additions to the Lackawanna menu will include a mozzarella bar, Jerge said, serving diners housemade cheeses including mozzarella only minutes old, presented with seasonal accompaniments. Diners will also be able to watch some of the restaurant's pastamakers at work.
In anticipation of its opening, Mulberry on Main has been opening its doors to sell gift cards. The door is open from 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Wednesday through Friday.
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