Downtown Littleton has a new neighborhood joint: Merle's, which occupies the old Merle's Alignment Center at 2609 West Main Street, which started life as a gast station in the 1930s. The building was unoccupied for a number years; and a group of partners all chipped in and bought the place, turning it into a modern, auto-themed restaurant.
"We've kept some of the remaining accents from Merle's Alignment Center and are showing a lot of history of the place. We have garage doors that open and we've even kept the two bays that were used to lift up the cars," says front-of-the-house manager and minority owner Theresa Reynolds.
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