Restaurant Closings

All good things must come to an end. Explore restaurant closings in your area and find out which spots are coming and going with the help of other Chowhounds.


Endangered Species: North Carolina Barbecue

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 7 months ago

". . . In December, Keith Allen quietly announced the closing of Allen & Son in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, considered by many to be the perfect fulcrum between Eastern North Carolina and Lexingto...

Bay Area Few Indonesian Restaurants

by Mul 2 months ago

Bay Area only has a few Indonesian restaurants, and it'll come down to only one left very soon. Berkeley's Jayakarta restaurant is closing this weekend, citing high cost of operation. Borobudur i...

Openings & Closings Sept-Dec 2019

by JerkPork 1 month ago

No point in going with quarterly threads as the Montreal board is nowhere as busy as it used to be unfortunately. Seems like Uniburger on Cote de Neiges is closed down that or they are completel...

Bibiche Bistro

by mordylishus 13 days ago

They closed. What happened? Where are Hugh and Harry? I had been a customer at their original location on Danforth since about 1987. Their move to the Beaches made them just too far away and I lost...

Impact of Living Wages on Restaurant Industry

by Good_kind_of_fat 1 month ago

I view the Boston restaurant industry as overbuilt and ripe for a major contraction. If MA were to instate a living wage requirement - $15 minimum to all employees - would many of our restaurants...

Sage Bistro says goodbye

by Gastronomos 1 month ago

Sage Bistro in Bellmore has a strange way of communicating. They say "goodbye" on social media, while at the same time say they are open, or closed, for renovations, and comments by unidentified po...

Garth Road Inn closes in Scarsdale/Eastchester...

by gutreactions 1 month ago

This Irish tavern had a pretty good run under two ownerships. Closed permanently now. Certainly a prime spot for someone new...

Jewel gets bought and sold

by Gastronomos 1 month ago

Tom Schaudel sells his crown Jewel. https://www.newsday.com/lifestyle/restaurants/tom-schaudel-jewel-melville-anthony-scotto-1.36407600 Tom Schaudel states, “between Yelp and Facebook and try...

Kirkland Tap & Trotter closing in two days/Cambridge/Somerville

by Madrid 3 months ago

Just got an email from Tony Maws, newsletter: Two Last Services Six years ago we opened The Kirkland Tap & Trotter to bring a relaxed, casual, slightly loud and extremely fun restaurant to Wa...

Kirkland Tap and Trotter - Maws Not Honoring Gift Cards

by eatALLthetacos 2 months ago

I was bummed when KT&T closed. Not only because I liked the food, but I also had a $100 gift card to the restaurant that I was excited to use. Just spoke to Craigie manager and they say that the gi...

Spud's "Pomme Fries" is Closed, Bellmore

by Gastronomos 12 months ago

Closed Edit: word has it they might reopen in an other location. Hopefully not as obviously bad as the first one.

Bistro SK on City Island closed...

by gutreactions 2 months ago

They opened in 2011 offering City Island in the Bronx a French bistro, but have now shuttered. They also had a brief run in Eastchester, at a spot now under new ownership called D'Gabby, which is s...

Tosca Closed Pending New Ownership

by patsully 3 months ago

“Tosca Cafe will close temporarily as I prepare to transfer this iconic restaurant to new management,” owner April Bloomfield said in a statement. I admit, I had not realized that Ken Friedman's...

El Jardin

by phee 3 months ago

Chef Claudia is leaving, and restaurant is now closed to be revamped into a "cantina" with an entirely new menu.

Sammy's Downtown Bistro, Bronxville, closes...

by gutreactions 1 year ago

A phone call to Sammy's Downtown Bistro on Pondfield Road in Bronxville will divert you to their sister restaurant Rosie's Bistro Italiano on Palmer Ave. Sammy's location, across from the Post Offi...

Red Apple

by Querencia 3 months ago

Maybe others already know this but I just heard today that the Red Apple (Milwaukee a block south of Belmont) closed a couple of weeks ago. This Polish smorgasbord WAS the taste of Chicago---roast ...

Mammy's Kitchen, Savannah, GA is no more

by echollis 3 months ago

The old building that housed Mammy's Kitchen for so many years has been demolished in advance of some other enterprise. For some reason I am not sure of, the brick fireplace and chimney were left ...

Name of Bar?

by cgarner 3 months ago

Please tell me if I am mis-remembering! There is a bar at 831 Christian St. on the Italian Market. You had to go downstairs and it was a dive. it's NOW called 12 steps. Did that used to be the...