WEST VILLAGE?Never underestimate a mother's love, folks. News of the shuttering of Hudson Street Chinese delivery spot Mama Buddha nearly touched off a riot, but as a few Eater readers have mentioned, and as the photo at right confirms, Mama Buddha is back in business starting today. Today? Today. As for the reason for the scare, let's go to this report from a commenter: "Doors were open and all the ladies were there. I walked inside and asked what happened. They smiled and said 'long story.'" Long, it may be, and we're certainly willing to let them get over any emotional scarring, but here's the thing, Mama: never do this to us again. [EaterWire]
EaterWire Midday Edition: Mama Buddha Lives!
by Joey Arak