That will teach Greg Merkow to fool around with an icon. His self-named steak joint on Greenville Avenue is closing and will re-open as what it was for 70 years or so — the Greenville Avenue Bar & Grill. Guess the world didn’t need another yuppiefied steak restaurant.

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