It was October of 2008. Cain, unable to find a buyer the previous year, had just re-branded itself as Cain Luxe. There were women in bikinis. Jamie Mulholland told Guest of a Guest: “Mark my words: 27th Street is going to be hot again!” Well, that never happened. Three years after rumors started swirling that it would close, Cain’s last night is tonight. We’d pour one out, but bottles of Stoli are $350.
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