Restaurant notes: Groupon failure

If you bought today's Groupon offering $30 worth of food for $15 at Franco's Trattoria on Ridge Avenue in East Falls, be advised that the restaurant has closed for good.

Groupon's offer says the deal is "sold out" and that 105 people bought in.

A woman who answered the phone at the restaurant, whose building is owned by Sherman Properties, acknowledged that the restaurant was no longer in business.

A Groupon rep said all purchases would be refunded.

Franco's Trattoria is no longer affiliated with Franco's Osteria on City Avenue.

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