"Had a reservation for Thursday [at Le Bifthèque] and they called to say they were closed," a tipster divulged yesterday. "Please confirm." The steakhouse fixture on Côte-de-Liesse since 1981 is indeed closed—and bankrupt at that. This is the restaurant's second such financial collapse in a decade. The South Shore Le Bifthèque is "just fine," declares a spokesperson for the Boucherville restaurant. Watch original owner Michael Seltzer discuss his excitement over Le Bifthèque's revival in 2012.
Le Bifthèque Implodes Two Years After Improbable Comeback
So much for that.