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Edgar 'Dooky' Chase, famed restaurateur, dies at 88

Edgar 'Dooky' Chase (Source: Peter G. Forest / NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune) Edgar 'Dooky' Chase (Source: Peter G. Forest / NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune)
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Legendary New Orleans restaurateur Edgar “Dooky” Chase has died, according to a report from our partners at NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune.

Chase turned his family’s sandwich shop into a world-renowned eatery frequented by local and international celebrities spanning the arts, politics, and sports.

Read the full report here.

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