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LES Old-Timer El Sombrero Closed for Good Yesterday

Bess Adler

After a few false alarms, and an attempted takeover by Artichoke, El Sombrero shuttered for good yesterday. Open almost thirty years, the restaurant fell prey to the rent hikes and decreased business that plague many old school New York establishments. For those that want to learn more about this Lower East Side stalwart, check out Brooks of Sheffield's Who Goes There? post from last fall.
· RIP El Sombrero [EV Grieve]
· All Coverage of El Sombrero [~ENY~]

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