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The announcement triggered a wave of support and sorrow from former customers who commented on the restaurant’s Facebook page.
“So many great memories great food,” one commenter said. “Great talks... I will miss the lasagna... Chef salad... I love the French dressing. Who will make my lasagna? Donna I wish you all the best of luck, and your wonderful staff ... It always felt so good walking in the doors and everyone saying hi.”
>> Previous coverage: Fire at K's Restaurant in Brookville causes 'significant damage,' chief says
The July 3 fire heavily damaged the kitchen and half the dining room of the family-style restaurant at 485 Arlington Road, which has been in the Brookville community for 40 years. Its most recent location was the former Brookville National Bank, which was purchased and converted into the restaurant in 2005.