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What is up with Mrs. Jones in Dorchester

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lc02139 Oct 16, 2010 04:39 PM

Hi does anyone know what is up with Mrs. Jones soul food in Dorchester?? I stopped by today and they were closed around 1:30 their neighbors said the have been closed for 3 days. So I was wondering if anyone knew what was going on, or did I miss a vacation notice. Thanks

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Mrs. Jones Soul Food
2255 Dorchester Ave, Boston, MA 02124

  1. C. Hamster Oct 18, 2010 07:57 AM

    I havent been there for a month, but its not unusual for them to close early, like at 6 but 1:30 is too early.

    I sure hope both George and Cheryl are ok. They are lovely people.

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      Pegmeister Oct 17, 2010 04:53 PM

      Good news, when I walked by this afternoon, Mrs Jones was open and doing a bustling business.

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      1. re: Pegmeister
        MichaelB Oct 17, 2010 09:04 PM

        oh phew! that's good to hear. I was wondering as well - tried a week and a half ago and she had closed very early (like 6:00) and then again on friday and the place was dark at about 6:30. Glad to hear they were back open (sundays are usually a big day for them especially during football season).

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        RVT Oct 16, 2010 08:29 PM

        Hopefully everything is alright. I know that the owner has had some serious health issues in the last year. They were closed for about a week earlier in the year due to her having surgery, as I recall.

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          Pegmeister Oct 16, 2010 05:04 PM

          OMG, I really hope it's just vacation. I was there just a few weeks ago for a take out of ribs and sweet potato pie and nothing was mentioned about closing.

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