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September 22, 2019

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Macayo’s Closes Its Doors

Sun, Mar 10, 2019 (7:03 p.m.)

“Tears — from both staff members and patrons — could be spotted around the West Sahara restaurant Sunday during the evening dinner rush. For owner Edmon Haddad, the Macayo’s brand has been a family tradition. Haddad’s late father, who went by the same name, helped Edmon’s great-uncle, Woody Johnson, start the first Las Vegas Macayo’s on East Charleston in 1959. The original Macayo’s was opened in Phoenix by Johnson in 1946.”

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