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Pho in Marda Loop... Cooming Soon!

CookieGal Jan 22, 2008 12:03 PM

Somebody must be listening out there! I am thrilled to say that the Sitio Cafe is closed down and a new Vietnamese rest is opening mid Feb on the main drag.

This is what our loop really needs!

*crossing my fingers that the food is good!

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  1. pants RE: CookieGal Jan 22, 2008 12:50 PM

    i live around the corner and was excited to see the sign as well - i'm thinking the owners are the same people as sitio though

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      John Manzo RE: pants Jan 22, 2008 06:16 PM

      Sitio owners are Korean, not that this means there won't be a Vietnamese joint there

      Sitio just never found its groove- it didn't work as a coffeehouse, it didn't work for sandwiches, it had a tiny Asian menu, just poorly conceived. Marda Loop really needs Viet place, so bravo!!!

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        CookieGal RE: John Manzo Jan 23, 2008 04:09 PM

        I have a feeling it is not the same owners. I haven't seen them around this week of construction, and seeing that the "American menu" wasn't working. i really don't see them swinging a whole new ethic menu.

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      Hart50 RE: CookieGal Jan 22, 2008 03:40 PM

      Where abouts is Cafe Sitio? Is it near Red Tree?

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        pants RE: Hart50 Jan 23, 2008 06:44 AM

        it's supposed to open Feb 8 I think?

        yes, it's in the strip mall with subway, cookie occasion, jugo juice, pro bodies gym...

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