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What’s With All The Dollar Bills At Cuzzy’s?

By Mike Binkley, North Loop Neighborhood Association

In a stylish neighborhood known for upscale stores and trendy restaurants, a classic dive bar with tots on the menu and cash on the walls continues to thrive.

Two cousins, Bobby Goral and John Lee, opened Cuzzy’s Bar and Restaurant in 1995 and tacked up the first dollar they earned behind the bar.

Watch the video to see how that snowballed into a most unusual tradition that’s drawn in customers from around the world.