However, before he could even consider his next move, he returned to Pizza Paradise over the weekend to pick up some belongings and discovered that the new owners had opened a copycat business called Tasty Persia.
I took like two days vacation, which was the Christmas time and Thanksgiving.
He first at the Union Square holiday market selling ash reshteh a popular, thick soup before he opened the location inside Pizza Paradise on 12 West 18th Street in early 2013.
When he returned on Sunday to pick the rest of his stuff up, he found out that the owners had opened up Tasty Persia in his old spot.
They have a budget of £2,700 to create something Mina will be proud of, and which is evocative of her childhood in the Middle East, including colourful and aromatic planting, stunning tiles, fruit trees and an Iranian-inspired water feature.