Mission Chinese still hasn’t re-opened after being shuttered by the health department in November, but anyone feeling pangs for their salt cod fried rice can shore themselves up tonight, and without even having to go into Manhattan: Danny Bowien has announced a one-night-only pop-up for Mission at Frankies 457 in Carroll Gardens. He even tweeted the night’s menu:
He also confirmed, via Twitter, that the restaurant will not be re-opening at its old location on the Lower East Side. Plans for the future are stilling worryingly TBD, but for now, cramming in shoulder to shoulder (it’s bound to be packed) to eat some spicy, rib sticking food on an unreasonably cold spring night sounds like a pretty perfect way to pass an evening.
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