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Fulton Burger Closed in Thornhill

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itzi Mar 4, 2010 04:36 PM

It was just a matter of time. The product was terrible , overpriced and the owners never did any marketing or promoting of the store. Its a great pity as there is such a good customer base in that area for a good product.

i wonder how the other branches are doing

  1. GoodGravy Mar 5, 2010 12:07 PM

    Having worked in the Fulton Market building @ South St. Seaport in NYC in the mid 80's, back when South St. Fries was in the same lineup as the chili and pastrami joints, it makes me wonder what the connection is between Fulton Burger, NY Fries/South St. Burger and the South St. Seaport. .

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      duckdown Mar 5, 2010 12:58 PM

      They're all terrible?

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        jayt90 Mar 5, 2010 02:07 PM

        There was nothing terrible about the Fulton St. fish market. Good bouillabaisse at Sloppy Louie's.
        It all ended because the real estate was too valuable for mere food.

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        sweetie Mar 5, 2010 01:03 PM

        Isn't South St. burger owed by the same people as NY fries?

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          sweetie Mar 5, 2010 01:05 PM

          Sorry I misunderstood... I don't know if there is any connection between South St and Fulton...perhaps the names seemed familiar, reliable

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            itzi Mar 5, 2010 02:31 PM

            No>>>>>>>>>>>>>Applejacks

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              zeva Mar 5, 2010 09:18 PM

              I thought Fulton would have gone under this past summer. I had a bet going with my son. Terrible burgers and bloody expensive. I hope something good goes in there now.

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                callitasicit Apr 4, 2010 09:45 PM

                Applejacks is another sorry chain.

          2. Davwud Mar 5, 2010 02:59 AM

            I think this place was doomed from the beginning.

            I don't think anyone on CH ever held out any hope for it and the first couple of reviews came in and they were terrible.

            Sounds like they pulled the plug on the whole idea.

            DT

            1. duckdown Mar 4, 2010 05:47 PM

              Everything was frozen, I'm not surprised.. funny part is, when people would google "fulton market burger" the review that came up was a thread with me slamming it from my bad experience there :/ I'm sure that didn't help things..

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                legendrider Mar 4, 2010 04:50 PM

                The one in Boxgrove ( Markham ) closed a few weeks ago.

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                  itzi Mar 4, 2010 05:11 PM

                  Anyone know if the Stoufville one is still open

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                    smiley_bc Apr 4, 2010 07:31 PM

                    I was next door to the Stoufville's Fulton Burger yesterday April 3rd 2010 it has closed too

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                    callitasicit Mar 4, 2010 08:52 PM

                    I am very happy it closed perhaps now something decent will replace it. I went there once and that was enough!

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