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Hot ‘Corner’! Beloved diner really is just doing renovations!

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Bucking the trend of so many Mom and Pop diners in the city, the owners of the beloved Grecian Corner on Seventh Avenue say they really are just renovating.

Many Slopers panicked when the tell-tale white paint was slathered all over the windows, and workers, not cooks, were seen scurrying to and fro. But there’s no cause for alarm.

“We will be back!” said Steve, an employee with the restaurant, which has been at the corner of Fourth Street for decades.

The work should take about a month, he added, heartening all who love moussaka, classic diner coffee, and the restaurant’s 14 omelets named after Aegean islands (try the Crete — with lox, onion and spinach).

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Reader Feedback

amy from slope says:
you sure it has nothing to do with the million dollar law suit filed
July 24, 2009, 6:24 am
Rocky from South Brooklyn says:
@amy from slope Huh?
July 24, 2009, 6:24 pm
jim from park slope says:
Beloved diner, yeah right! This diner was not good.
July 26, 2009, 11:06 am
Louise from Park Slope says:
Grecian Corner is a great diner! Best breakfast in the neighborhood, if you ask me.
Aug. 4, 2009, 11:10 am
Cc from Park Slope says:
They had a huge lawsuit going on. Stealing tips from employees also, the place was gross and the owners horrific people! Seriously it was a horrible place.
Sept. 3, 2014, 10:21 am

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