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It was once a hospital, later a strip club. Soon Atlanta Highway location will be vibrant 787 Hacienda sports bar
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Gainesville businessman Angel Retana is nearing the opening date of his new restaurant club 787 Hacienda located 787 Hospital Drive. The 8,000-square-foot building dates to 1934, when it served as a hospital, with the name of the “county physician,” W.W. Liles, etched into the cornerstone. - photo by Scott Rogers
When people enter the doors of what used to be the Top of Gainesville, they’re now greeted by a vibrant sugar skull, a classic symbol of the Mexican Day of the Dead. Angel Retana has transformed the former 8,000-square-foot strip club into 787 Hacienda, Atlanta Highway’s newest sports bar and entertainment hall.