I was born and raised in the Rochester area, and I've seen a ton of businesses come and go. And some of those that have gone, even 20+ years later, we still miss, am I right?

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We often talk about the businesses we want to come to Rochester, but what about the places we had and lost? So many awesome spots! It's a walk down memory lane kind of day. Reminiscing about the places that we wish were still in Rochester.

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From shops to restaurants and everything in between. Some were huge for many, many years. While others were sadly, gone as quickly as they came.

We asked our listeners what businesses/restaurants they miss the most and man, there were a lot of really good ones. Unfortunately, some were before my time, so I didn't get a chance to enjoy them and I'm super jealous of those that did, because some are right up my alley!

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We put together a list of the 10 most missed spots. Do you agree? What would you add to the list?

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