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.


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

by Madrid 2 days 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...


Red Apple

by Querencia 3 days 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 2 days 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 6 days 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...

Lola's Mexican Kitchen closes in White Plains, maybe more...

by gutreactions 10 days ago

Was walking by and noticed a big rental truck being loaded with furnishings from Lola's Mexican Kitchen on E. Post Road. Asked one of the men if the restaurant was closing, and he nodded saying yes...

Openings & Closings, April-June 2019

by blork 4 months ago

French Takos is opening soon on MacKay, in the former Halal Bros. space. (Sign is up, "Hiring" sign in the window...)

WaPo: We’ve just lived through the greatest period of restaurant growth in U.S. history. Here’s why it’s ending.

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 11 days ago

“... What’s more, the party is over and most of us are blithely unaware. The restaurant industry is frequently the precursor for a market correction, an early harbinger of a bear market or even a r...

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

by gutreactions 11 months 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...

Sofrito suddenly closes in White Plains...

by gutreactions 18 days ago

I did not see their kiosk at the Wednesday White Plains Farmers Market, so I got curious and walked down to Main Street. Sure enough, the storefront housing Sofrito Restaurant has been covered up a...

Bidding Fond Farewell To An Icon – One Last Supper At "Maple Yip"!

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 18 days ago

Endeavoring to savor one last time, some of Maple Yip’s renowned house-specialties before they vanish from our culinary landscape. Yesterday, our party of 7 foodies headed over to this pseudo, hole...

Callahan's Restaurant, Newton

by LindaMorgan 25 days ago

Do any of you remember a restaurant called Callahan's in Newton, MA? If you do would you happen to have their recipe for a salad dressing made with white cheddar cheese. I used to buy it by the pin...

Cheng's Gourmet West Warwick Rhode Island

by barrydmd 1 month ago

This restaurant is now closed. I loved the food there. Does anyone know if the owners are working in another restaurant? If so, where?

Sazón Zapoteca | Madera

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 month ago

The previous time I visited Madera, I was drawn by the wine. https://www.chowhound.com/post/wine-tasting-madera-ficklin-vineyards-quady-winery-566515 For my stop in October, I was here to chec...

Maple Yip closing in six months

by mintchoco 6 months ago

I don't usually post but thought I would make a public service announcement. Apparently, the owners of 陸羽 / Maple Yip confirmed that the restaurant is going to close after the lease expires in a...

Ever attend a restaurant auction?

by gutreactions 2 months ago

I did yesterday, the liquidation of a long-running restaurant in my area where the owner was retiring. We both watched as everything was tagged and priced from dishes to bar supplies, tables and ch...

Ray’s the Steaks - past its prime in its prime...

by Fracis 2 months ago

Yawn. This place was never that good...

Land & Sea, Harrison, closes after 45 years...

by gutreactions 2 months ago

Peter DiCostanzo, proprietor/chef of Land & Sea, a fixture on Halstead Ave. in Harrison for 45 years, has closed. DiCostanzo has decided to retire after a long journey thru the restaurant business....

Endangered Species: North Carolina Barbecue

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 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...

Does anyone know what happened to Farmer Brown's?

by Akiko 17 years ago

The thread below about Buffalo Wings made me think about how one of the best wings to be had was sold at this little take out shack close to Cabrini Green (I have to admit that the little asian gir...