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What happen to Le Petit Robert (SF)

misspiggy Sep 10, 2008 08:59 PM

This is one of my favorite brunch spots in the city. Does anyone know what happened and why they closed =(. This is the one off Polk Street in the lower Russian Hill area.

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  1. rworange RE: misspiggy Sep 10, 2008 11:24 PM

    More about it in this Inside Scoop article

    They quote one of the owners as saying "We want out of the restaurant business," Lefort says. "Our core business is really the cafe-bakeries."

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      Xiao Yang RE: rworange Sep 10, 2008 11:47 PM

      Your link didn't work. Try this one:


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      weem RE: misspiggy Sep 10, 2008 11:42 PM

      Agreed. I had a lovely dinner-date there some time ago. It has remained a lovely place in my memory. An evening or so ago I went out for a walk along Polk Street, and was startled and dismayed to see its windows papered over. The implication of rworange's post is that they closed by choice, which is a consolation.

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