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Closings Mon Jul 26 2010

Rustico Grill Shuts Down

The space at 2515 North California is unlucky these days. Rustico Grill, which opened last summer in the wake of the short-lived Rustik, has closed its doors as abruptly as its predecessor. A small, handwritten sign on the window spotted over the weekend included instructions for employees to pick up their last paycheck. Yikes.

 

Allison / July 28, 2010 6:34 PM

They closed right after they sold a ton of Groupons, screwing a ton of people who bought gift certificates at $20 a piece for $50 of food. I found out only after inviting two of my friends to dinner there tonight. Total BS.

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