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Whiskey Wild on Q street next to the train tracks, closed back in 2009, bu it looks like somebody's finally willing to fill the void, reports Bob Shallit in the Sac Bee.

Lots of food and drink will drive you to the Pour House.

That's the hope, at least, for the owners of a new restaurant and bar by that name, opening in 60 days at the former Whiskey Wild Saloon site at 19th and Q streets.

In this economy, that punny name was the "perfect fit," says Trevor Shults, one of five partners behind the new venture.

Shults, also a partner in midtown's sports- and beach-themed Barwest, says this will be an "Old World restaurant and bar with a new age twist."

Read the entire story in the Sac Bee.

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