Yes, I did.
Readers, raulism is is referencing one of the first threads on Brooklynian:
The Mighty Meat Windhttp://brooklynian.com/forum/prospect-heights/the-mighty-meaty-wind-emanating-from-el-castillo-de-jagua
I didn't post about it because I thought the board was still broken. It appears as if it will close before Jan 1, so some of us are getting together for a Mighty Meat Wind Tribute Dinner on Thursday, Dec 26th at 6 PM.
PM me if you are joining.
sad times. love el gran castillo de jagua. great food, great people. definitely a loss for the neighborhood.
I'm crying sad meaty tears
This is awful.
The article says Benoit's is also getting the boot, so I assume everything on that row of stores is a goner?
The news is not as bad as first feared. As per someone who asked the restaurant owner:
1. They may be able to stay open as late as March.
2. They hope to reopen in a new location nearby.
We used to live really close to Carne and besides the chicken, it was a favorite breakfast spot for us to take visitors to. Everyone loved it.
the listing, complete with floor plan:
Little Miss Muffin has a sign on their door saying Saturday will be their last day.
As much as I like a diner, I was never very impressed with Z-7 beyond its 24-hour schedule (sometimes you need a snack at 12am...)