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Articles tagged with 'Closings'

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A last look at Cempazuchi, which closed Saturday

Published Jan. 15, 2017

Cempazuchi quietly closed its doors Saturday night. It's not always possible to revisit an old favorite before it closes, but we were lucky enough to pay a visit on Friday to bid adieu to the restaurant, which opened in April 1999.

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The Winchester closes for good

Published Jan. 13, 2017

After a year and a half in business, The Winchester - named after a reference from the film "Shaun of the Dead" - closed for good.

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Junior's Custard has closed

Published Jan. 6, 2017

The sign at Junior's Custard, located at 6005 W. Appleton Ave., turned dark the weekend of the New Year's holiday. And, much to the chagrin of area residents, the popular custard stand has remained dark for nearly a week.

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Cempazuchi to close after nearly two decades

Published Jan. 4, 2017

Another Brady Street staple, Cempazuchi Comida Bravo, has announced that it will close in the coming weeks. Known for its regional Mexican cuisine, including mole and fish tacos, the restaurant opened to the public in spring of 1999.

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Chez Jacques is closed

Published Nov. 1, 2016

Milwaukee has lost another classic. Chez Jacques, the French restaurant at 1022 S. 1st St., has closed. The last day of business for the restaurant was Sunday, Oct. 30. Owner Jacques Chaumet says he's had a good run, but it is time for him to move on.

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John Hawks Pub closing after 45 years

Published Oct. 28, 2016

Milwaukee is losing another classic. John Hawks Pub, which has been a fixture in the city for 45 years, will close its doors after today. This according to a sign posted on the restaurant's door, which indicates it will not renew its lease.

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Onyx Social Club & Restaurant surrenders licenses

Published Oct. 25, 2016

After a request from Common Council President Ashanti Hamilton, the operators of the Onyx Social Club & Restaurant voluntarily surrendered their alcohol and entertainment licenses on Monday.

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Last call: Lucille's Piano Bar is closing

Published Oct. 17, 2016

Lucille's Piano Bar will close after the weekend, according to a Facebook post that reads, "We want all of you to know past and present, that this Friday and Saturday is for you. Drink specials, giveaways and shout outs will be on hand all evenings."

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Colectivo pulls out of General Mitchell Airport

Published Sept. 30, 2016

Travelers will no longer get a taste of locally roasted Colectivo coffee when they visit the General Mitchell Airport thanks to the severing of an agreement with SSP America, which has operated three kiosks in the airport since 2009.

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Mimma's to close, as new owners consider options

Published Sept. 23, 2016

The new owners of the Brady Street building that houses Mimma's met with the restaurant operator, Girolama "Mimma" Megna, and asked her what she wanted to do with the 28-year-old restaurant. Mimma has decided to retire and the future of the space is under consideration.

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Clear Water Outdoor in the Third Ward is closing

Published Sept. 15, 2016

Clear Water Outdoor, an adventure/ sports retailer located at 250 N. Water St. in the Third Ward, will close by mid October. The company's Lake Geneva and Delafield shops will remain open.