News for People Who Like Bad News

It would seem that the Hot Potato Cafe is no more. The Insider reports that the Kitchen Nightmares featured restaurant’s phone-number has been disconnected and a sign on the door says the the restaurant is closed. [The Insider]

The building that houses Ugly American is up for sale, $750,000 is the price. What this means for the bar is unclear at this point. [Brownstoner]