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Yankee Doodle R.I.P.

shoes | Jan 30, 2008 04:49 AM

The Yankee Doodle in New Haven has closed its doors, reportedly over a dispute with the landlord (which is not Yale, for a change). See

Bummer! I loved the Doodle for its old-fashioned ways: thin burgers, fried on a griddle, on buttered rolls with a little paper cup of ketchup on the side. You'd eat it at a real lunch counter with strangers at your elbow. A friend used to gorge there on hot dogs wrapped in bacon.

Let's hope the dispute is resolved!

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