September 5, 2013 4:53 PM

Why the iconic Broiler restaurant closed its doors

When the iconic Broiler steakhouse and its bar-lounge, Gallagher’s Irish Pub, unceremoniously closed over Labor Day weekend, longtime co-owner Larry Lords couldn’t be reached for comment. But he phoned the other day to explain that he’d been screening calls and avoiding the media. “You’re the only one I’m going to discuss this with, and then that’s the end of the story,” he said emphatically.


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