Multiple reports that Pura Vida Tapas will close 12/31 Hopefully they will find a new home!http://clatl.com/omnivore/archives/2012/12/18/pura-vida-tapas-to-close
Spoon Westside according to CL:http://clatl.com/omnivore/archives/2012/12/27/daily-hash-122712-spoon-westside-to-close-black-truffle-thieves-face-paramilitary-threat-and-more
I hate this time of year as it seems so many restaurants close down. I've always assumed it was a business decision to make a clean calendar year ending for tax reasons. Thoughts?