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Long established Sheepshead Bay’s Circle Bistro located at 2801 Coney Island Avenue has closed its doors for good. Michael Amodo & Co. hosted an auction last Sunday for all of the building’s furnishings and furniture. Now all that remains is an empty shell.

This is sad. My then fiance and I took my mother to dinner at Circles over 25 years ago to introduce her to the neighborhood. Goodbye Circles Bistro, you’ll be missed.

Photo by Amy

… is what this place should have been called. If for no other reason than it’s fun to yell really loudly like it’s a late-night cable TV commercial.

“JIMMY’S ITALIAN & TURKISH FUSION SMASHUP BASH PARTY! JIMMY’S ITALIAN & TURKISH FUSION SMASHUP BASH PARTY! JIMMY’S ITALIAN & TURKISH FUSION SMASHUP BASH PARTY!!!!!”

My office-mates hate me right now.

Anyway, Jimmy’s Italian & Turkish Cuisine is now open at 3099 Emmons Avenue, replacing Ukranian restaurant Old Castle.