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    Anyone wanna open a restaurant

    where Legend's is? Apparently the opportunity will be there as of 4/1/12.

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    Re: Anyone wanna open a restaurant

    Surprised it took so long.

    I think the right owners could make that location awesome. Legend's just kinda sucks though. A jack of all trades is a master of none.


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    Re: Anyone wanna open a restaurant

    Legends is going away? HELL YES.



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    Re: Anyone wanna open a restaurant

    And you better have one HELL of a business plan to make a million bucks for the space worth it when your closest potential customers are cheap college kids.



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    Re: Anyone wanna open a restaurant

    There is probably a teacher somewhere wanting to purchase this and provide good customer service.


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    Re: Anyone wanna open a restaurant

    So is Legend's not renewing their lease or is the owner just looking to cash out? I like going there for the views of campus and it's a cool enough set up. The food is serviceable, but I wish it was a little better.



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    Re: Anyone wanna open a restaurant

    I want to open a restaurant but not one where Legend's is.

    Ames does not have a place to get a good steak and we are in the middle of the midwest. I have never understood how this has happened without anybody at least trying to open a steakhouse. Think of all the business that place could bring in during graduations, before and after games, and when kids go for orientation or move in. I honestly think most people avoid going to Hickory Park because they know it is going to be packed during those times and I think a place to get a good steak is what Ames needs



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    Re: Anyone wanna open a restaurant

    open another Pita Pit.


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    Re: Anyone wanna open a restaurant

    Quote Originally Posted by arganbright2 View Post
    I want to open a restaurant but not one where Legend's is.

    Ames does not have a place to get a good steak and we are in the middle of the midwest. I have never understood how this has happened without anybody at least trying to open a steakhouse. Think of all the business that place could bring in during graduations, before and after games, and when kids go for orientation or move in. I honestly think most people avoid going to Hickory Park because they know it is going to be packed during those times and I think a place to get a good steak is what Ames needs
    Pazzesco's, you idiot. Best steaks I've ever had.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Palmer View Post
    open another Pita Pit.
    I was thinking fighting burrito, except change the name back to flying burrito and have plane delivery.



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    Re: Anyone wanna open a restaurant

    I lived in Ames for 9 years and I've never heard of Pazzesco's.



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    Re: Anyone wanna open a restaurant

    That location has the potential to be a premier restaurant for ames. Legends wasn't it.



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    Re: Anyone wanna open a restaurant

    Quote Originally Posted by timappelgate View Post
    Pazzesco's, you idiot. Best steaks I've ever had.
    Want some Chewlies gum?



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    Re: Anyone wanna open a restaurant

    Quote Originally Posted by arganbright2 View Post
    I lived in Ames for 9 years and I've never heard of Pazzesco's.
    It doesn't do itself any favors by being located in BFE next to a trailer park, that's for sure.



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    Re: Anyone wanna open a restaurant

    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    It doesn't do itself any favors by being located in BFE next to a trailer park, that's for sure.
    Where is it, exactly?



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