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What will it take for local restaurants to recover? Famed Peninsula brewer Dan Gordon sounds the alarm after closing in Palo Alto

Original post made on Apr 28, 2020

In an interview, Palo Alto restaurateur Dan Gordon spoke bluntly about the ripple effects the coronavirus will have on local restaurants and what it will take to help them survive.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, April 15, 2020, 11:52 AM

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Posted by Bill
a resident of Rex Manor
on Apr 28, 2020 at 12:29 am

Dan is right. The very heavy and necessary public health policy will kill many honest business owners. The high cost of rent, labor, and taxes was challenging even in the best of times. California is a dream turning into a nightmare now. I hope a few restaurants will survive this summer because I sure am getting tired staying inside my house all the time. Dan's place was really great and I will miss it.


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