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Monday, May 9, 2011

The Underground closes

Posted By on Mon, May 9, 2011 at 3:49 PM

The Underground (formerly The Underground Pub) announced today on its Facebook page that it's closed after 13 years of business. Scott Harris, who co-owned the River Market restaurant and bar with his sister Sara Harris, said he and his sister had both increasingly gotten involved with side businesses in recent years and finally decided it was time to move on.

"Financially, it's been tough. Business has progressively gone down over the years. At the same time, there wasn't the money to put back into it to remain viable. That was a little bit of neglect on our part.

"It's been a long, fun run. But there's no regrets on our part. We feel bad for our employees who've been loyal to us over the years that we couldn't give them more time."

The Underground was located underneath Bosco's at 500 President Clinton Ave.

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