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What Ever Became of Max's Kansas City, Limelight, and Studio 54?

Our slideshow reveals the before and after photos of New York's iconic bars and clubs

Wednesday, February 01, 2012
Before: Elaine's circa 2010 (pictured)After: Unknown
Frequented by movie actors, playwrights, and writers and lorded over by eccentric owner Elaine Kaufman, the restaurant was a star in its own right, appearing in movies like Manhattan and Morning Glory. It closed last May, shortly after Kaufman's death, and is likely to become a residential complex.
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