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31 Oct 2019

Kennedy’s is Closing. The World’s Most Beloved Irish Pub, Curry House, Arcade & Souvenir Stand

Do you feel like eating curry while drinking Guinness?  How about a Budweiser and some Buckhunter?  Maybe you’re in the market for an ‘I love SF’ fleece, a bike rental and some chicken wings? Well, my friend, there is only one spot in the world that could satisfy all those

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31 Oct 2019

Kennedy’s is Closing. The World’s Most Beloved Irish Pub, Curry House, Video Arcade & Souvenir Stand in One

Do you feel like eating curry while drinking Guinness?  How about a Budweiser and some Buckhunter?  Maybe you’re in the market for an ‘I love SF’ fleece, a bike rental and some chicken wings? Well, my friend, there is only one spot in the world that could satisfy all those

Alex Mak - Managing Editor 0
31 Oct 2019

Kennedy’s is Closing, Perhaps the World’s only Irish Pub, Curry House, Video Arcade & Souvenire Stand

Do you feel like eating curry while drinking Guinness?  How about a Budweiser and some Buckhunter?  Maybe you’re in the market for an ‘I love SF’ fleece, a bike rental and some chicken wings? Well, my friend, there is only one spot in the world that could satisfy all those

Alex Mak - Managing Editor 0
30 Sep 2019

Rosamunde in Lower Haight Closed, But You Can Still Find Them Down the Street!

The place that makes the best sausages in SF has closed their Lower Haight location today.  They’ve been selling delicious sausages there for some 21 years.  Many’s an afternoon I grabbed a preservative-free, garlic and paprika stuffed pork sausages there, in between drinking pints and smelling farts at Toronado, sometimes

Alex Mak - Managing Editor 0
30 Sep 2019

Rosamunde in the Lower Haight Closed, But You Can Still Find Them Down the Street!

The place that makes the best sausages in SF has closed their Lower Haight Street location today.  They’s been selling delicious sausages there for some 21 years.  Many’s an afternoon I grabbed a preservative-free, garlic and paprika stuffed pork sausages there, in between drinking pints and smelling farts at Toronado,

Alex Mak - Managing Editor 0
26 Sep 2019

Palomino Closed Permanently in San Francisco

The Embarcadero staple for almost 20 years has officially closed, permanently.  A source close the restaurant told www.brokeassstuart.com, “Palominos went from making $4.5 million annually to maybe scraping $2 million this year. They have been at that location for close to 20 years, and the landlord is unwilling to work

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07 Jun 2010

House of Shields Changing the Guard

An old bar closing never ceases to sadden me.  Many of my favourites are now just ghostly vapor in my delirium-addled memory.  Expansion, Ginger’s Trois, 7-11 Club– was it just yesterday we were getting frisky?  The wind cuts through my coat a little quicker now. The House of Shields has

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