Shake Shack UWS: The wait, and buzz, is on…

The wait, and buzz, is on at the new Shake Shack on the Upper West Side. But when, oh dear God when, will it open? GM Randy Garutti says the chances of a debut later this week are 50/50. The hold up is a visit from the Department of Buildings and their issuance of a Certificate of Occupancy. As soon as the DOB comes and goes, she'll be good to go. One unanswered question here is, yes, shouldn't our future mayor, Danny Meyer, be on some DOB VIP list? [EaterWire]For more stories from Eater, go to

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