- October 3, 2021
- Posted by: Stratford Team
- Category: Business
Saturday was the final day of business for the Dari-Ette Drive-In in St. Paul. (FOX 9)
(FOX 9) – After seven decades on St. Paul’s eastside, a popular Italian-American restaurant closed its doors for the last time on Saturday.
The Dari-Ette Drive-In first opened in 1951 and for seven decades since, one family has been behind all of the success there.
After 70 years in business, St. Paul’s Dari-Ette Drive-In closes
After seven decades on St. Paul’s eastside, a popular Italian-American restaurant closed its doors for the last time on Saturday.
With its Italiano Sandwich, popular sauce, and hand-rolled meatballs, the restaurant is right on the mark for Italian-American food in the Twin Cities, between April and October.
“We built a reputation on our recipes,” Fida said on Saturday. “If the sun was out there’d be no place [to park] here, you know, it’d be packed… We’ve turned into not just the neighborhood place but…