GonzaelzI don’t want to tell you this any more than you want to hear it.
Metro Grill, the amazing sandwich-shop-in-a-cart that Michael Gonzaelz opened in the Towne East Square food court in 2005, is closed. Towne East officials say it closed a couple of days ago but said any other details would have to come from Gonzalez.
My pal Natasha went there to eat this weekend and found a sign directing people to the Metro Grill at the Waterfront, 10096 E. 13th St. N., suite 122. The sign indicated that the owner was moving to Arkansas, she said.
I haven’t heard back from Gonzalez, and folks at his restaurant at the Waterfront say they aren’t sure how to reach him. They expect him in the restaurant sometime on Tuesday.
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I’ll keep trying to reach Gonzalez and will let you know what I find out.
In the meantime, a moment of silence, please, for the little cart that could. I’ll miss it.