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Recent Restaurant Closures

The Valley's lost some favorites lately.

A few high-profile restaurants closed for business just within the last week or two -- Tapino, Fine's Cellar, and the historic El Chorro Lodge.  

Mesa's Grill El Quetzal, a Guatemalan joint in the strip mall across from Mekong Plaza, is gone.

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And two established Scottsdale nightlife destinations, Sugar Daddy's and Six Lounge, are also kaput.

Are things going to get worse before they get better? Summer's just getting started . . .

 

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