If all goes "as expected," Yuri Krasnov and his partner Hakan Zirh plan to open their new restaurant Zem Han on or before Aug. 1.
Zem Han is located in the former Tom's Eatin' and Drinkin' Place at 4 West Main St. (the big brick building at Northborough's "center).
"It's coming, it's coming ... we wish it were coming faster," said Krasnov.
Structurally, renovations are complete and Zem Han is ready to go. Krasnov said they await inspections by the and building inspector as well as the go-head from the to order food.
Krasnov said they also applied for a beer and wine license, which they hope to be approved within the next few weeks.
"We're just waiting for the green light and we're ready to go," says Krasnov.