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4 Chicago-Area Restaurant and Bar Closures to Know

A bakery, dive bar, sports bar, and French bistro call it quits

Bistro Bordeaux in Evanston
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OLD TOWN— Delightful Pastries has closed their location at 1210 N. Wells St. It’s one fewer paczki destination in Old Town, but folks can still go to Jefferson Park for their fill. Beyond Polish and other European baked goods, it was a solid destination for lunch in the neighborhood. Signage makes it look like retail will replace the restaurant.

Delightful Pastries has closed in Old Town.
Ashok Selvam

EVANSTON— After seven years in, popular French restaurant Bistro Bordeaux is closing. The last day will be on Easter Sunday, April 16 at 618 Church St. Check out the Facebook farewell below.

Bistro Bordeaux will be closing its doors on Easter Sunday April 16th after dinner service. I want to personally thank...

Nai-post ni Bistro Bordeaux noong Miyerkules, Abril 5, 2017

WICKER PARK— It’s elimination for Game 7 Bar & Grill, a non-descript sports bar near North and Ashland. The watering hole has closed at 1540 W. North Ave. Sorry, Indiana fans, as the bar was a hub for Hoosiers.

NORTH CENTER— Dive bars are an endangered species all across the city. The latest to bite the dust is O'Lanagan's at 2355 W .Montrose Ave., according to DNAinfo. A developer is proposing condos on the site, as the transfer happened in February. The website described the place as a “quintessential shot-and-beer bar.”

Delightful Pastries

5927 W Lawrence Ave, Chicago, IL 60630 (773) 545-7215 Visit Website

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