One of the best places on earth was the Skywalk Deli.

A year ago, the downtown Grand Rapids deli and sandwich emporium had to close up shop.

Thirteen months later, the shop is coming back.

Skywalk Deli is re-opening in February in the Boardwalk condominium development at 940 Monroe Ave. NW.

"Well, the word is out! Thank you very much to Mr. Garrett Ellison at MLive for the great a article, as well as all of your support over the last year. Thank you to everyone who has kept faith in us. You kept its from giving up over this emotional roller coaster of a year. All our love to you, from Skywalk Deli!!!"

Yes! I'll take this!