Last time we checked in on the Mars Bar replacement at 21 East 1st Street, it was only just hitting street level. Four months later, the building has reached its full 12 stories, EV Grieve notes. Some plywood graffiti still memorializes Mars Bar, but otherwise, there isn't much sign of what used to be on the site. That will change when some former tenants return for an enviably low $10 buy-in.
The view of the site from East Houston Street: