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An Eatery Which Appealed to Political And Showbiz Figures is Closing After Co-Owner's Murder
July 2013 @ 17:08
The name of the South African restaurant means "the back of beyond," but it was the place to be in its heyday, drawing Elton, Nelson Mandela, Bill Clinton and Charlize Theron and other global figures with its regionally inspired dishes. Now Gramadoelas is closing its doors closing after the murder of Brian Shalkoff, one of the eatery's two convivial owners.