Carlos O'Kellys is Closing!

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  1. cyrevkah

    cyrevkah Well-Known Member

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  2. ISUCyclones2015

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    No one ever needs to go there again
     
  3. bos

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    Wont miss it. Hate to see more unemployment, but its average food.
     
  4. ianoconnor

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    I have no idea how the one on Westown Parkway stayed open so long. It's such a bad location.
     
  5. Palmer

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    no big loss food wise...and the chain was huge Hawk supporters.

    Feel bad for the employees.
     
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    It's on the list to close, along with a Merle Hay location.
     
  7. TRZA

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  8. cycloneG

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    I ate there once.
     
  9. cyrevkah

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    The article says that most employees can transfer over to Applebee's, but who knows if their hours will be the same.
     
  10. cycloneworld

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    $10-$15 chain Mexican when you can go to places like El Rodeo, El Monterrey, etc for half the price with better food. Not real surprising.
     
  11. 3TrueFans

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    Applebee's and Carlos O'Kellys are related? This explains so much.
     
  12. cyrevkah

    cyrevkah Well-Known Member

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    Not getting into the whole chain food thing (knowing we will) Applebee's at least has a lot better quality food and I eat there more than once every few years.
     
  13. kingcy

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    Not a big surprise.
     
  14. Bret44

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    Coaches call in shows and cheap drinks on Sunday afternoon/nights?
     
  15. cyrevkah

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    I LOVE El Azteca here. The staff are great too.
     
  16. 3TrueFans

    3TrueFans Well-Known Member

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    I like lots of chain restaurants, Applebee's not being one of them. I actually don't mind Carlos O'Kellys, but it's very average, would much rather go to La Fuente or El Azteca.
     
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    Microwaving dinners training works at either.
     
  18. cyrevkah

    cyrevkah Well-Known Member

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    I meant we as in the board in general :smile: I can't eat at La Fuente, it causes stomach problems every single time.
     
  19. Angie

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    I'm not an Applebee's fan at all, I always felt like Carlos O'Kelly's at least did a few things passably and that were sort of unique. Awfully hard to justify going there over Azteca, however.

    Between CO'K and LJS closing, it's sort of a ghost town at the corner of Grand and Lincoln Way.
     
  20. 3TrueFans

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    Only redeeming quality of Carlos O'Kellys is the queso.
     

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