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Black Skirt turning back into Wish

Teep Apr 16, 2010 11:47 AM

I enjoyed Wish but never tried Black Skirt, now it's reopening as Wish again on May 1st. Failed venture?

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    bluefirefly RE: Teep Apr 16, 2010 12:52 PM

    I'm curious where you heard that they are reconverting back to Wish? The website just says that Black Skirt is closing and moving to a new location, but nothing about Wish.

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    Black Skirt
    974 College Street, Toronto, ON M4Y, CA

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      Teep RE: bluefirefly Apr 16, 2010 02:11 PM

      I walked by and saw a sign. Then called the number listed for BS (ha!) and a recording says Wish will open May 1st.

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      MeMeMe RE: Teep Apr 16, 2010 01:33 PM

      I loved Wish and spent many an evening on their patio, and many a Sunday have brunch. Black Skirt is a terrible name for a space that is airy and light.

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      Black Skirt
      974 College Street, Toronto, ON M4Y, CA

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        The Macallan 18 RE: MeMeMe Apr 16, 2010 03:20 PM

        I agree! I had a terrible dinner there about a year ago and never really understood why such s simple place could be so bad after Wish was pretty good for a few years. Glad to have the original Wish back in the hood. Only hope the food and service could match what was once there with the first incarnation of Wish!

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