Brannon’s on Essex Closes for ‘Renovations’ After 10 Months

Posted on: August 27th, 2014 at 6:00 am by
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Another potential loss for Essex Street.

The writing is on the wall door. Comfort eatery Brannon’s at 119 Essex is now closed for the requisite “renovations.” To those following at home, that excuse oftentimes translates to death watch. The branded social media arm is quiet, and emails to owner Ron Brannon have gone unanswered.

Brannon’s opened at 119 Essex Street last October after a lengthy build-out period. Ten months later, this mysterious closure. For the record, Yelp reviews for Brannon’s are fairly positive, yet overshadowed by some complaints about terrible service.

Perhaps the smutty past is haunting the restaurant. After all, 119 Essex was previously the Sunflower Video store-cum-porn shop.

What was your experience at Brannon’s, if any?

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Sunflower Video, February 2010

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