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Any word on Restaurant L?

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  • jody Jan 31, 2009 04:56 AM
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Walked by last night and it was closed. Did it ever open under Orfaly?

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  1. They were only going to be open when the store was open and the store has closed to "take a break" until February 2nd according to the front page story in today's Globe.

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    1. re: BostonZest

      When was the last time a retail store decided to '"take a break" and not be open during their regular retail hours? I know, it's a commentary on the current economy. But rather than simply close, it would be wiser to reduce hours and/or staffing.
      Regarding Marc & Restaurant L, I hope that this venture does not spread him any thinner. The chatter on this board recently has talked about Pigalle starting to lose focus, which usually means chefs/owners have too many balls in the air ( can you say Todd )?
      Also, given how much time/energy/money it takes to get a place going, why start up Restaurant L at its current location, only to close next year when Louis moves?

    2. They are "Buh-Bye". No surprise here: http://blogs.bostonmagazine.com/chowd...

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      1. re: PorkTerrine

        according to bostonrestarauntgroup.com pigalle is also for sale

        http://www.bostonrestaurantgroup.com/...

        1. re: cockscomb

          I don't see it, which add is Pigalle?

          1. re: csammy

            it's the 4th one down on the list. scroll down to the photographs below, the 4th photo down is the bar