Ichiban Sichuan

Ichiban Sichuan, 151 N. Eighth St., has closed its doors after less than three years.

Ichiban Sichuan, a Chinese restaurant in The Haymarket, has closed its doors.

It's not exactly clear when the business at 151 N. Eighth St. closed. The Journal Star first heard about it earlier this week, but as of Friday, the landlord already had signs up in the window advertising the space for lease.

Ichiban Sichuan opened in November 2016, replacing Dozo Sushi. It ran into problems a few months later when the Nebraska Liquor Control Commission denied the restaurant's owners a new liquor license after their temporary extension of Dozo's license ran out.

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The restaurant was finally granted a license in November 2017.

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Business editor/reporter

Matt Olberding is a Lincoln native and University of Nebraska-Lincoln graduate who has been covering business for the Journal Star since 2005.

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