RIP Paul’s

December 21, 2010 at 8:00pm By: Mr. Wilson Posted in The Lincolnite Blog

That’s two strikes for 48th and Pioneers.

According to Matt “He’d Better Not Be Making This Up Cuz If He Is It’s A Really Cruel Joke” Olberding, Paul’s has closed. That just plain sucks. I’m having a hard time keeping my reaction in PG territory.

Paul’s was an excellent local restaurant: great food, good people, quaint atmosphere, neighborhood location. Apparently the one thing it was missing was customers, although the lunch crowd always seemed healthy when I was in there. I have to admit, I’m partially to blame for the closure. I cut down on my meat consumption this year and look what happened.

Thanks for the grub while it lasted, Paul’s.


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foxspit December 21, 2010 at 8:30pm

Well isn’t that just great. Thanks for ruining my day.

CS December 21, 2010 at 8:57pm

This really sucks. I live just a few blocks away. Im not a fan of chain BBQ joints.
*Sigh* :*-(

Mr. Wilson December 21, 2010 at 9:09pm

Sorry :-(

Mr. Wilson December 21, 2010 at 9:10pm

I live just a few blocks away.

So do I! We should get together for lunch sometime at Pa…


Stacy December 21, 2010 at 9:44pm

I just couldn’t bring myself to forget that it used to be a laundromat…

Brian Fitzgerald December 21, 2010 at 10:16pm

I was just there yesterday with the intent of picking up some sweet potato fries for our office’s BBQ Christmas Lunch and was surprised to find them closed, but I swear there was a sign on the door saying something about moving to a new location, although it did not say where that new location was. I hope that I’m not wrong about the sign.

Mr. Wilson December 21, 2010 at 10:23pm

I may have to run over there tonight to see if there is a sign. Perhaps they’re expanding by taking over Five Willows across the street wink

beerorkid December 21, 2010 at 10:54pm

thought of you once I saw the article.

We are here for you if you need buddy.

Mr. Wilson December 21, 2010 at 11:03pm

It’s just not FAIR! Paul’s was too young to die!

strawberry fields forever December 22, 2010 at 3:09pm

If you have been reading Matt’s blog backwards, this revelation should come as no surprise.  The message has been there for weeks.

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