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Rinse, Repeat...

Postby Sue H » Tue Mar 12, 2013 1:28 pm

I heard "on the street" that Lynn's Paradise Cafe has started calling a few of the old employees to come back and start working soon because it will be open again by Derby. Anyone know of such details?
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Re: Rinse, Repeat...

Postby Deb Hall » Tue Mar 12, 2013 4:42 pm

Really? As the same business/owners, or with new owners?

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Re: Rinse, Repeat...

Postby Suzi Bernert » Tue Mar 12, 2013 4:47 pm

I heard from one of her vendors that she had everything marked for auction and then changed her mind. There have been cars parked there and people inside the last few times I drove by.
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Re: Rinse, Repeat...

Postby Sue H » Tue Mar 12, 2013 5:04 pm

Same owners
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Re: Rinse, Repeat...

Postby Suzi Bernert » Tue Mar 12, 2013 5:16 pm

Then I won't go there. I think she will have some trouble getting over the hard feelings of the community.
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Re: Rinse, Repeat...

Postby Jeff Cavanaugh » Wed Mar 13, 2013 8:49 am

I'm not surprised. She's crazy, but not crazy enough to let Derby-weekend money walk away.
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Re: Rinse, Repeat...

Postby Dan Thomas » Wed Mar 13, 2013 11:27 am

One last big cash grab from the usual visiting deep pocketed rubes?
Wouldn't surprise me in the least..........Plus everyone who would stand out front and protest will be busy working elsewhere.........
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Re: Rinse, Repeat...

Postby Adam C » Fri Mar 15, 2013 9:41 am

From the Lynn's facebook page:

"Have you spied some busy bees around Lynn’s lately? For the last few months, we’ve been hard at work scrubbing, shining and polishing up Paradise.

Lynn is moving on from Paradise and on to her next crazy adventure. She's scouring the universe for the perfect next owner of Lynn's who will not only carry on its legacy but also make it more awesomer! Opportunities abound!"
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Re: Rinse, Repeat...

Postby Kyle L » Fri Mar 15, 2013 9:51 am

Maybe they'll change the name to Hipster Cracker Barrel or Trendy Waffle House.

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Re: Rinse, Repeat...

Postby Deb Hall » Fri Mar 15, 2013 10:52 am

Adam C wrote:From the Lynn's facebook page:

"Have you spied some busy bees around Lynn’s lately? For the last few months, we’ve been hard at work scrubbing, shining and polishing up Paradise.

Lynn is moving on from Paradise and on to her next crazy adventure. She's scouring the universe for the perfect next owner of Lynn's who will not only carry on its legacy but also make it more awesomer! Opportunities abound!"


Totally thought this should happen- her Brand has major value.

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Re: Rinse, Repeat...

Postby Adam C » Fri Mar 15, 2013 11:21 am

Deb Hall wrote:
Adam C wrote:From the Lynn's facebook page:

"Have you spied some busy bees around Lynn’s lately? For the last few months, we’ve been hard at work scrubbing, shining and polishing up Paradise.

Lynn is moving on from Paradise and on to her next crazy adventure. She's scouring the universe for the perfect next owner of Lynn's who will not only carry on its legacy but also make it more awesomer! Opportunities abound!"


Totally thought this should happen- her Brand has major value.

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True, but does this mean you will have to work with her in some capacity?
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Re: Rinse, Repeat...

Postby Deb Hall » Fri Mar 15, 2013 12:04 pm

Adam,

I would think it would be unlikely. ( and crazy on the part of a new owner). You could buy the established restaurant and make it your own. But I'd expect it to fetch a pretty penny. That's not like just buying all the restaurant equipment and the building.

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Re: Rinse, Repeat...

Postby David Clancy » Fri Mar 15, 2013 3:17 pm

Dan Thomas wrote:One last big cash grab from the usual visiting deep pocketed rubes?
Wouldn't surprise me in the least..........Plus everyone who would stand out front and protest will be busy working elsewhere.........
True story Dan!! On a side note, I think it is high time to thank all of the local restaurants that have hired the displaced and downtrodden ex-employees from Lynns....both past and present. Cheers!
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Re: Rinse, Repeat...

Postby Will Terry » Thu Mar 21, 2013 8:15 pm

I'd eat at a restaurant called "Formerly Lynn's Paradise Cafe"... assuming she was no longer involved.
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