Pink Samurai in Jamaica Plain Closed, Windows Papered Over; Exact Status Unknown
Earlier this month, we reported that a long-awaited and highly-anticipated dumpling spot in Jamaica Plain had finally opened. Now it has apparently closed again, and it is not known what the future holds for the place.
According to a source within the restaurant industry, Pink Samurai on Centre Street is locked up and dark, and a photo sent indicates that its windows are now papered over. Several others on Facebook and Twitter have confirmed this, and another source says that the place has been closed for a few days now and may be shuttered for good, though this last bit of information has not yet been confirmed.
Plans for Pink Samurai were first announced in the summer of 2015 and it looked like it might open that fall, but the restaurant encountered a number of delays and lost two chefs before it even opened. The dining spot did finally open at the beginning of this month after it looked like it might open in August, though that opening was delayed at least a couple of times.
The address for Pink Samurai is 658 Centre Street, Jamaica Plain, MA, 02130.
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