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  1. goodbye for now?
    Downtown’s Iconic Café Loup Seized for Unpaid TaxesThe restaurant is currently closed, and the situation doesn’t look good.
  2. closings
    One of Mario Batali’s New York Restaurants Will Close for GoodLa Sirena will shut down at the end of the year.
  3. closings
    Brooklyn’s Prime Meats Will Close in NovemberThe owners plan to convert the space into a wine bar and an extension of their popular Frankies 457 Spuntino.
  4. closings
    Pok Pok Ny Will Close for GoodThe popular Brooklyn Thai spot will shutter on September 2.
  5. farewells
    Union Square’s Iconic Coffee Shop Will CloseAfter 28 years in business.
  6. closings
    Brooklyn’s Only Papaya King Has ClosedAt least we had two years to relish it.
  7. closings
    Yuan Cuts the Noodle Loose in the East VillageIt’s the latest restaurant to make a quick exit at 157 Second Avenue.
  8. closings
    The City’s Most Beloved Century-Old Bakery Closes This SundayGlaser’s Bake Shop in Yorkville will sell its last black-and-white cookie this weekend.
  9. closings
    Another Bowery Restaurant Bites the DustHecho en Dumbo will follow Cherche Midi, DBGB, and Rebelle to restaurant heaven.
  10. closings
    Nolita Standby Balaboosta Will Close in MayEinat Admony hopes to reopen in another location.
  11. closings
    Cherche Midi’s Underdog Charm Made It a Perfect BistroThe lack of pretense made it feel more like a genuine bistro than any of the painstakingly sourced replicas that exist in NYC.
  12. closings
    Cherche Midi’s Days Are NumberedA representative confirms it will shutter in early June.
  13. closings
    A Restaurant at Another Trump Hotel Is ClosingEmployees say sales have dropped by as much as 40 percent in recent months.
  14. closings
    East Village Staple Three of Cups Will Close on April 1It looks like Emmy Squared is taking its spot.
  15. closings
    New York’s Silver Spurs Diner Will Close at the End of the MonthA manager says business just went south.
  16. closings
    Good-bye to Bait & Tackle, the Ultimate Red Hook Bar“We don’t have pool. We don’t have games. We have drinks and sometimes cocaine.”
  17. closings
    Three Japanese Staples Will All Close This WeekendSapporo, reportedly New York’s oldest ramen restaurant, and its sister spots Iroha and Sake Bar Hagi will shutter.
  18. adíos
    A Farewell to Flavortown: New Year’s Eve in Guy Fieri’s RestaurantOn its last night in existence, Guy’s American Kitchen & Bar didn’t exactly go out with a bang.
  19. closings
    A Complete History of Guy Fieri’s Times Square RestaurantWe’ll be honest: It’s mostly lowlights.
  20. closings
    Guy Fieri’s Much-Loathed Times Square Restaurant to Close ForeverThe final day of service will reportedly be New Year’s Eve.
  21. closings
    In Loving Memory of Saltie, a Sandwich Shop That Never Got StaleLong past the point where other operators might have started phoning it in, Saltie maintained a consistent level of quality and continued to innovate.
  22. closings
    Williamsburg Favorite Saltie Will Close at the End of the MonthThe eight-year-old sandwich shop announced its closing today.
  23. closings
    Downtown French Favorite Rebelle Is Closing This WeekThis was Daniel Eddy’s first New York restaurant.
  24. closings
    The East Village Papaya King Is a GonerA developer will tear down the existing building.
  25. closings
    A Voce, Once Considered One of the City’s Best Italian Restaurants, Will CloseToday is its last day.
  26. closings
    Bobby Flay Will Close Bar Americain in MidtownMidtown’s 13-year-old brasserie shutters in January.
  27. closings
    East Village Music Mecca HiFi Bar Will CloseIts last day is October 29.
  28. closings
    It Sounds Like Noho Star Will Close After 3 DecadesDocuments say yes; an employee says no.
  29. closings
    Le Cirque Is Finally ClosingAfter a tumultuous few years, the storied French restaurant will shutter after New Year’s Eve.
  30. closings
    East Village Favorite Café Orlin Will Close Next MonthThe brunch spot’s popularity has never waned during its 36-year run.
  31. closings
    How Franny’s Conquered BrooklynThe small, family-owned pizzeria embodied the values that would come to define an entire borough.
  32. closings
    The Garden of Eden Grocery Store in Chelsea Will CloseThe company filed for bankruptcy last year, citing “a historic lack of patronage.”
  33. closings
    Another Piece of the Old Greenwich Village Will Soon Be No MoreBut they’re not blaming it on a rent hike at Rivieria Café & Sports Bar.
  34. closings
    Fung Tu, One of New York’s Best Chinese Restaurants, Will Close in AugustEarlier this year, chef Jonathan Wu told Grub Street that business had dropped 30 percent in the days after Trump’s election.
  35. closings
    Daniel Boulud Will Close His Downtown Gastropub DBGB Next MonthThe sausage party will end on August 11.
  36. closings
    The End of Great Jones Cafe Is Another Nail in the Coffin of My New YorkWe all have bars and restaurants that anchor us to our best years in New York. For one New Orleans transplant, Great Jones Cafe was that spot.
  37. closings
    Another Longtime Downtown Restaurant Will Shutter TonightBut there’s good news: Red Hook dive Sunny’s met its fundraising goal.
  38. food fight
    Park Officials Removed a Chef for Being Too ‘Vulgar’With a nickname like that, how could anyone have known?
  39. closings
    French Roast in Greenwich Village ClosesAnother beloved New York hangout will soon be no more.
  40. closings
    April Bloomfield Is Closing Salvation BurgerShe and Ken Friedman hope to find a new home for the concept.
  41. closings
    New York Mezcal Mecca Mayahuel Will CloseIts last day is August 8.
  42. closings
    Retro Diner Mr. Donahue’s Will Close on August 5The owners plan to open a takeout version of Uncle Boons in the small space.
  43. closings
    Franny’s, One of Brooklyn’s Most Cherished Restaurants, Will CloseThe pizza destination’s final night of service will be August 20.
  44. closings
    Another Classic New York Diner Will CloseCup & Saucer bites the hash brown dust.
  45. closings
    Gabriel Stulman Is Closing Perla in Favor of a More Casual ConceptFairfax, opening in its place, is an all-day café.
  46. nostalgia
    Watching and Lamenting the Death of the New York DinerAn ode to a way of eating, and thinking about the city, that is going away.
  47. closings
    Fort Greene’s Lulu & Po to CloseThe neighborhood restaurant will serve its last New York firehouse–style chicken on Wednesday.
  48. closings
    Alex Stupak Will Close Empellón Cocina This WeekIn an open letter, the chef writes, “This is not the tale of a greedy landlord or a rent hike.”
  49. closings
    Schiller’s Was McNally Land for the EverymanDuring its heyday, Schiller’s was Keith McNally’s vision, designed expressly for walk-ins and neighbors.
  50. closings
    Keith McNally’s 14-Year-Old Schiller’s Will CloseThe lease is up in August.
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