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Last week, the marquee of the Lusty Lady urged "HURRY WE'RE CLOTHE-ING." The final day to peep at the well-loved Seattle institution will be Saturday, June 12. Rampant nudity on the internet was instrumental in the Lusty Lady's demise (though the internet does not provide a living, breathing, dancing-just-for-you Lady on the other side of a pane of glass for a quarter). Then there's gentrification: First Avenue isn't for sailors and hustlers and pawnshops and peepers anymore. Among rampant upscalings, the new Seattle Art Museum and its restaurant, TASTE, sit across from the Lusty now, and the fresh Four Seasons Hotel (providing luxury at $365 a night) is adjacent.

Sandwiched between the Lusty Lady and the Four Seasons is Fonté Cafe & Wine Bar... continued...

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