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amber's donuts has closed

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kevin Nov 4, 2008 04:59 PM

it is for sure. chatted briefly with the parking attended, the doors are locked, oh, well, shit happens.

i think one of it's big problems was there just wasn't enough people visiting. the location was not the greatest. Even if chowhunds support a joint, it's just not enough. Other people have to too. Additionally, it seems like most of the hounds who did visit, did so sporadically and not that often, due probably because most did not live in the immediate area.

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    Burger Boy Nov 4, 2008 05:27 PM

    Where was Amber's located? I had never heard of it.

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      kevin Nov 4, 2008 05:31 PM

      amber's at balboa and burbank, for the much heralded Broasted Chicken. and of course broasted potatoe wedges too. And for dessert, of course, donuts. But that's not what you came for.

      1. re: kevin
        trojans Nov 4, 2008 05:48 PM

        Uh, I've wanted to try that place for years but that kinda food doesn't fly with my wife. Two losses for me tonight.

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          ReelMike84 Nov 4, 2008 05:48 PM

          Noooooo! Not Amber's! NOT AMBER'S!

          This just plain sucks. Now where am I supposed to get my broasted chicken and donuts in the same place?

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            nosh Nov 5, 2008 04:33 AM

            New business concept: Krispy KFC!

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