First, it was all like this, the Kabuki Kitchen at 1865 Post near Fillmore, where a little five-star Yelp Fraud didn’t have the intended effect:
So then it was all like this, with a new name and menu for Bob Redford’s joint right next to the Sundance Kabuki movie theatre:
But now it’s all like this, all closed up:
Hey, maybe if Japantown hadn’t chased away so many tenants all these years there’d be a critical mass of foot traffic?
Maybe. Storefronts on Post what were empty in 2005 are still empty in 2011.
The whole place looks like a ghost town (a cold, 1960’s-style 100% cement ghost town) at night, pretty much. (Concrete and clay and general decay…)
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