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Skooby's Status

sku Mar 16, 2007 08:45 PM

I drove by the Hollywood Blvd. Skooby's this evening and it was closed, metal grate down and everything...on Friday night. Please tell me they aren't gone and this is just some sort of momentary lapse.

  1. PommeDeGuerre Mar 17, 2007 05:16 PM

    No, they are NOT closing down, but they were shorthanded this week and had to shorten their hours. Also, the hours of operation will be changing in the near future to 11 AM - 10 PM. Received this info via email when I queried about them being closed earlier than usual this week.

    7 Replies
    1. re: PommeDeGuerre
      Dave and Stuff Mar 17, 2007 07:38 PM

      Their website (which was up the day before last) is now offline: www.skoobys.com

      I hope it's just a scheduling issue...we really enjoyed it the other night.

      1. re: Dave and Stuff
        PommeDeGuerre Mar 18, 2007 01:27 PM

        It's up now.

        1. re: PommeDeGuerre
          Muskrat Aug 20, 2010 11:10 PM

          Well, I was there last night (Thursday, Aug, 19) at 7 p.m., and it was tighter than my uncle Ned. Heck of a way to sell hot dogs -- there was plenty of street traffic.

          1. re: Muskrat
            Peripatetic Aug 21, 2010 03:06 AM

            Hi Muskrat,

            Note that this thread is over three years old!

            1. re: Peripatetic
              Muskrat Aug 21, 2010 11:46 AM

              I did, but that was the most recent mention of Skooby's on the board. Their website is still up, as is the signage, and nobody here has declared them closed.

              I wound up at Mel's. A little more expensive, but their $9 special is a pretty good deal. But that's for another thread...

              6654 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028

              1. re: Muskrat
                Peripatetic Aug 21, 2010 02:24 PM

                There are about 50 threads mentioning Skooby's since this one. Did you select "Newest First" in the search results? Note that the new search (introduced 10 days ago) defaults to "Best Match".

                1. re: Muskrat
                  Servorg Aug 21, 2010 02:57 PM

                  Are you sure you were at their location? They are open and will be slinging dogs and great fries until midnight tonight.

                  One other thought. Sometimes when they have a problem like no hot water or what have you places are forced to close until they get the problem fixed. Maybe something along those lines occured.

      2. d
        Dave and Stuff Mar 17, 2007 04:14 PM

        I was just there on Thursday for dinner...I wonder if I was one of the final few!

        1. love2eat Mar 17, 2007 03:31 PM

          Say it isn't so!!! Would make sense though...all the good things are leaving or have left Hollywood by now.

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