12:06 pm March 4, 2009, by John Kessler
“We are saddened to close our Atlanta location,” owner Bruno Silva said in a prepared statement.
The company operates four other East Coast locations and plans to open — catch this — 60 more by the year 2020.
But Atlanta proved to be a tough market with the ever-popular Fogo de Chao just around the corner and the locally owned Fire of Brazil siphoning off the meat-gorging crowds at Perimeter Mall and downtown.
Chima replaced another failed Brazilian steakhouse called Boi na Braza.
In the year 2525, will man be still alive? Will he continue to engage in this strange overeating ritual?
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