Thursday, September 17, 2020

Askew Inn Concludes

An old school Northeast dive ends their longstanding biz run during the pandemic and one of our favorite bloggers documents the end of an era . . . Read more:

The End Of An Era

In 1954 Bill and Andy Mortallaro's father bought the Askew Inn from his Uncle. It's been in continuous operation ever since.... until now. The brothers retired this week. They certainly have earned it, but will surely be missed. A great neighborhood bar in Northeast Kansas City. Bill and Tish Mortallaro and their children....

9 comments:

Anonymous said...

That place could get rowdy and naughty late at night.

Anonymous said...

The great KC Mafia is gone.

Anonymous said...

Will Northeast ever come back?
Not without a bunch of good folks like these.

Clayton Bigsby said...

On the phone with John Taffer

Bandit said...

I used to hook up with Brian Stadler's wife there. Ahh so many memories.

Anonymous said...

Was she aware of the two of you "hooking up" Bandit?
Or was it like the rest of your Social Life, involving just you and a pair of rolled-up socks?

Anonymous said...

Ha! Bandit got knocked the fuck out!!!! It’s funny cause it’s true!!! Loser!

Anonymous said...

TWO GREAT DUDES THX FOR THE GOOD TIMES

Anonymous said...

What a shame when great old establishments die off