‘Stillwater Bar’ Falls Prey to Rent Hike After 12 Years on 4th Street

Posted on: April 1st, 2019 at 5:00 am by

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Stillwater Bar has gone still. Last call was last night.

Ownership just shuttered the no-frills neighborhood watering hole at 78 East 4th Street. It was apparently a swift turn of events that led to the downfall. A Stillwater regular tells us that the landlord reportedly doubled the rent, and that negotiations to stay on East 4th fell apart last week.

There has been a bar at this location for the last quarter-century. Before Stillwater took over back in 2006, this was a popular locals haunt called simply, East 4th Street Bar.

It’ll probably become another nightspot in no time.

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