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    Goodbye, Sbarro

    Went there for lunch today in CR. Manager told us they just found out this morning they're shutting down. Said close up tonight and don't come back. 153 stores closing today which appears to be about 15% of their total operations.



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    Re: Goodbye, Sbarro

    Ahhh Sbarros. Loved you as a child, wouldn't think of eating you now as an adult.



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    Re: Goodbye, Sbarro

    Damn. That's my favorite authentic New York Style pizza place......



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    Re: Goodbye, Sbarro

    Quote Originally Posted by 3TrueFans View Post
    rep+++



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    Re: Goodbye, Sbarro

    Oh no! How will I ever get a Roast Beef with a side of pizza without combination Arby's/Sbarros?



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    Re: Goodbye, Sbarro

    Dang I love eating there



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    Re: Goodbye, Sbarro

    Sbarro is the greasiest topside of a pizza I've ever had, and I'm obsessed with pizza...it's not necessarily a bad thing because other pizzas stick out for much worse things.

    I usually laugh at people who pat the top of their pizza off with a napkin thinking they're doing some significant change to the nutrition of the food...but with Sbarro it has to be saving some major calories.



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    Re: Goodbye, Sbarro

    Where oh where will I now find pizza every city block in Chicago.



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    Re: Goodbye, Sbarro

    I don't even know where Sbarro is in CR....perhaps why they're closing...

    Edit: And apparently there's 2 in IC...had no idea.



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    Re: Goodbye, Sbarro

    Quote Originally Posted by 00clone View Post
    I don't even know where Sbarro is in CR....perhaps why they're closing...

    Edit: And apparently there's 2 in IC...had no idea.
    Lindale mall has one.



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    Re: Goodbye, Sbarro

    Quote Originally Posted by Rabbuk View Post
    Where oh where will I now find pizza every city block in Chicago.
    Give me your top choices to cross reference with mine.

    Thin crust: Piece in Wicker Park
    Deep dish: Pequod's in lincoln park and morton grove
    authentic woodfired: Sono in lincoln park or the new gigantic Eatily place downtown



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    Re: Goodbye, Sbarro

    Ugghhh...here's to you Villa Pizza to pick me back up.


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    Re: Goodbye, Sbarro

    Eating Sbarro is like getting an oil/grease change for the bot.


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    Re: Goodbye, Sbarro

    Quote Originally Posted by Rabbuk View Post
    Lindale mall has one.
    Let's be honest, every damn mall has one.



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