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Bring it Back Downtown?

by Steve Lackmeyer Modified: May 30, 2013 at 11:48 am •  Published: August 2, 2008

I’m taking a couple days off, so let’s do some coffee talk, shall we? My question today is, if you could bring back one favorite restaurant from the past that no longer exists and reopen it downtown, what would it be? And what existing available space or location would you seek for it to get a new start on life?

I’ll start first: I’d seek a Molly Murphy’s (no surprise here) to be opened by the Hal Smith Group, and I would try to either build a new place from scratch in either MidTown or the Arts District, or I would try to find the funkiest building imaginable.

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by Steve Lackmeyer
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Steve Lackmeyer is a reporter and columnist who started his career at The Oklahoman in 1990. Since then, he has won numerous awards for his coverage, which included the 1995 bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building, the city's Metropolitan...
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