News for People Who Like Bad News

The south side of the 1600 block of South Street finally has been cleared of construction but it not in time to save Apamate. The Spanish tapas spot has closed its doors but chef Ane Ormaechea says she has something new planned. [Meal Ticket]

500º is closed temporarily due to a fire. Workers were seen cleaning up the store on Saturday afternoon and the burger store’s Facebook page says they’ll be back in a week. [500º Facebook]

Burger King has come out with ribs and and as you might expect, the results are terrifying. [Fidel Gastro]

In other royal news, Bristol’s King George II has closed. [The Insider]