New Yorkers tried, but, despite their efforts, Cafe Edison will close today, after the last diner leaves. Based on this tweet, it looks like a lot of saddened New Yorkers have come out to say goodbye to this legendary cafe:
Here are a few more Cafe Edison memories from the Twittersphere:
I'll miss this space. I hope you'll find an equally magical one soon. Goodbye for now, Cafe Edison. #savecafeedison
— josh boerman (@joshboerman) December 21, 2014
Now that #CafeEdison has a closing date, it's time to ask: Where is the New York City that serves the people who serve New York City?— Stephanie D'Abruzzo (@DAbruzzoTweets) December 17, 2014
Those that are interested in learning more about the history of this iconic cafe should check out Robert Sietsema's excellent photo essay.