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Located at 4394 Broadway in New York, “Rue La Rue” is inspired “Golden Girls” Rue McClanahan, and is operated by Michael LaRue, a close friend of McClanahan.
La Rue, inherited many of the star’s personal belongings, including her 1987 Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series, as well as pictures and other memorabilia related to the hit show which LaRue has used to decorate the cafe.
Items on the menu include:
- “Dorothy’s salted caramel cheese cake”
- The coconut “Betty White cake
- “Sophia’s cure for depression cookies”
- “Rue’s Orange Poppyseed Cake”(taken from McClanahan’s own recipe)
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