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Fire at Roof Top Cafe

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Fire at Roof Top Cafe

Fire closes cafe

Key West Citizen

KEY WEST — A fire at the Roof Top Cafe caused extensive damage to the Front Street restaurant early Friday. A disc jockey at a nearby bar saw smoke about 1:30 a.m. and made the 911 call that prevented the fire from spreading to other businesses in the 300 block of Front Street.

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1. Re: Fire at Roof Top Cafe

How sad ! We were so looking forward to having their lobster eggs benedict again in May.

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2. Re: Fire at Roof Top Cafe

good grief...that's terrible

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3. Re: Fire at Roof Top Cafe

Has anyone viewed the damage? Obviously, extensive damage, isn't a good description, but are they out of business for a substantial amount of time?

Really is a shame for any business, let alone one that was doing such a great job. Best wishes to the owners and employees.

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4. Re: Fire at Roof Top Cafe

thats terrible i too was looking forward to breakfast there in october hopefully they will be open again soon

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5. Re: Fire at Roof Top Cafe

I keep thinking about all of those structures along the street there, seemingly all wood, and realize how much damage there could have been. Croissants de France, after a fire in their kitchen, took almost two years to re-open.

Pjk

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6. Re: Fire at Roof Top Cafe

It really is terrible...not only becuase it is such a great place, but becuase Norman is a good friend of mine, and it could not have happened to a nicer person.

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7. Re: Fire at Roof Top Cafe

That is sad for the owners. That was going to be our first stop when we get into KW in March; it must be heartbreaking for the owners. Hopefully, they can recover quickly.

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8. Re: Fire at Roof Top Cafe

Very sad news. Hopefully they had enough insurance to cover the damage.

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9. Re: Fire at Roof Top Cafe

I am so disappointed. We were goping to dine there next month.

Thankfully, no one was injured, which is the most important thing.

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10. Re: Fire at Roof Top Cafe

Oh no! was suppose to have my Wedding reception there in May! If it doesn't reopen, anyone have any other suggestions of a place I could use?