Widely regarded as a sentimental favorite, the La Habra gem announced yesterday that it was permanently closing its doors. “Who knew on March 6th, 1979, my parents would establish a fine dining restaurant that would see an astonishing 41 year span?” wrote owner Creed Salisbury on Instagram. “A restaurant I was raised in, where my children were raised, where my wife and I worked side by side and where my son would go on to be chef.” In honor of this O.C. classic, we look back at our latest review of the family-owned restaurant and fun facts about the Salisbury dining dynasty.
Review: Timeless Classic Cat & the Custard Cup Continues to Impress, Especially During Holidays
Dining Dynasties: 5 Things to Know About the Paterfamilias of O.C. El Cholos and The Cannery