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Restaurant Roll Call for 2009

Bittersweet seems to be the best way to sum up the Valley restaurant scene for 2009 -- sweet that more than 100 restaurants opened in the midst of a very rough recession, but bitter that more than twice as many places shut their doors.

Some of the bright spots? Read on for an rundown of who's new in town as of 2009, from Acua to Zipp's:

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Michele Laudig
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