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.

When You Can't Work From Home: This Week in Hospitality

On Sunday, March 8, I left New York for a trip to London, joking with one of my coworkers during my last restaurant shift that maybe the trip would get extended if the coronavirus ratcheted itself up...

La Panetiere, Rye, to close after 36 years...

by gutreactions 21 days ago

Jacques Loupiac, founder and proprietor of La Panetiere in Rye, N.Y., has sold and will be retiring. He opened the restaurant in 1985 and through the years it prevailed as one of the top French res...

The Sweet Booth retirement - Oakland Chinatown

by MitchellN 20 days ago

Bittersweet announcement: The Sweet Booth owner is retiring in late October, 2021, after 28 years in the boba business. The Sweet Booth is in the heart of Oakland’s Chinatown, a small service count...

Buca et al.

by mordylishus 11 months ago

https://insolvencyinsider.ca/filing/king-street-restaurant-group/. They may be able to survive the business conditions, but they won't be able to survive the professional fees in their insolvency

Thanks, Thierry!

by kaleokahu 2 months ago

Today I heard on the radio that Chef Thierry Rautereau is closing both Luc and Loulay. Anyone unfamiliar with "The Chef in the Hat" should view Thierry's Wikipedia entry to understand what a loss ...

Charlie's Hideaway

by Fireitupbaby 2 months ago

Hi! I saw a post about Charlie's Hideaway...loved it! Just wanted to know if anyone has any old pics of it. I loved it and miss it so much! I wonder where Charlie's son and daughter in law are now?...

Covid19 Casualty - 'Dragon Boat Fusion,' Richmond Hill closed permanently!

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 1 year ago

Together with its other two brethren restaurants - 'The One Fusion' and 'Skyview Fusion,' Dragon Boat Fusion. the eldest statesman, has formed a formidable trio with them in providing some of the b...

Healdsburg’s Downtown Bakery & Creamery for Sale

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

After 35 years on the Healdsburg Plaza, Kathleen Stewart has put her iconic bakery up for sale and plans to retire. From the broker’s quote, sounds like it will sell fast, so revisit and stock up o...

Serafina replacing Fig & Olive, Eastchester...

by gutreactions 6 months ago

The Serafina group of restaurants has taken over the space that previously housed Fig & Olive, on Rt. 22, next to vacant Lord & Taylor in Eastchester/Scarsdale. Serafina operates at least 10 worldw...

Bay Area Few Indonesian Restaurants

by Mul 2 years 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...

We May Lose Eastern Standard

by hotoynoodle 1 year ago

it became an institution under the steady hands and driven minds of garrett harker, andrew holden, jackson cannon and the devoted staff they managed to assemble over the past 15 years. it helped re...

Planning a Paris trip for January 2022

by PenelopeWitherspoon 6 months ago

Given all the developments over the last couple of week, I am very, very optimistic for my January 2022 birthday trip to Paris. I thought I would put this out there to get a discussion going. In ...

San Francisco's 20th Century Cafe closing

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 6 months ago

Minutes ago, Michelle Polzine announced on FB the closing of 20th Century Cafe. She said she will be around till at least the end of June. "Dear Esteemed Members of Cafe Society, Many of us ha...

Sigh... Ramayani Didn't Make It. Indonesian in LA?

by delanor 4 months ago

This was one of our favorite restaurants in LA, sorry to see that it doesn't seem to have outlasted the pandemic. Hope the lovely family that ran it is ok. We know and like Simpang Asia - is there ...

Upcoming Transition for Miss Ollie's in Old Oakland

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 10 months ago

Three weeks ago I ordered take-out from Miss Ollie's for when I would be passing through Oakland. Easy enough online via the Clover system that even included the day's special, jerk chicken: 1...

Boston Restaurants Closings, that summer of Covid

by hotoynoodle 1 year ago

june was awful and i suspect july and august will be a bloodbath -- especially since the eviction moratorium no longer holds. remember in good times how active the old Boston Openings/Closings t...

OzaOza Closing Sale, 12/23, Japantown, SF

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 10 months ago

"Restaurant closing SALE! 12/22-12/23/20 10AM-5PM 1700 Post St., 2nd floor, Suite K, SF, CA 94115" (415) 674-4400 This was a kaiseki restaurant. Presumably a lot of unique tableware is on...

China King in Chinatown set to close by the end of this end

by sheila 10 months ago

Just heard from the owner that the restaurant will be closing soon. Anyone wants the Beijing Duck and Shanghaiese Noodle (my long time favorite) should give them a call.