LES Bites: Sorella Auction, Morgenstern’s Ice Cream Debut, Fung Tu Brunch

We’re back from the Memorial Day break with a round-up of restaurant and nightlife news.

The owners, staff and friends of Sorella held a wake for the shuttered restaurant at 95 Allen St. Sunday night.

Sorella’s owners, staff and friends mourned the restaurant.

  • In case you missed our exclusive story last week, Emma Hearst and Sarah Krathen have closed their six-year-old Italian restaurant on Allen Street. Tomorrow afternoon, auctioneers will sell off the furnishings and equipment, including the lighting by Brooklyn artist David Weeks and the gelato-making tools from the also-closed Stellina offshoot next door; details here.
  • From The Lo-Down inbox: Fung Tu is now serving brunch on Sundays from noon to 4 p.m.