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Fat Dragon Closing?

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Hey folks. I just learned that Fat Dragon will be closing later this month. Anyone else hear this?

I had a couple excellent meals there and will miss the place. It was in a pretty dodgy area....

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  1. Yikes that was fast. I haven't even been there yet :-( Hope it's not true.

    1. Whoa. I hadn't heard this. I'm not really too surprised though. This Yelp and blogger fueled market creates conditions for this kind of a meteoric life-span. Perhaps the sketchy locale didn't help - it is just far enough outside the Gastown hype zone.

      If this is true, then I wish the Fuel boys good luck. I offer them three words: "burger", "burger", and "burger". You know where I'm going with this ;-)

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      1. re: fmed

        I only went once for a snack and thought it was just okay and overpriced for the area and what we had. Plus it did have a challenging addy with nothing else nearby. Sorry to see this happen to a good gang o' fellas and hope they land on their feet.

        1. re: fmed

          Burger x a million!!

        2. Finally confirmed. Thanks for the intel koshfoodie
          http://scoutmagazine.ca/2012/12/16/di...

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          1. re: fmed

            why is scout a more reputable source then me?!! ;p

            1. re: koshfoodie

              Heh. I just needed corroboration from a second source.

              1. re: koshfoodie

                Only if you start your own food blog site ;-)