He is no longer there, the famous snack bar ‘t Pleintje from the New Kids series. Owner Melissa van Hintum was allowed to start demolition this morning. Another attempt has been made to save the snack bar, but to the sorrow of many fans it failed.
Melissa van Hintum is not making a fuss about it, she told Omroep Brabant. “Of course it is a shame, but it is part of it.” When she took over the building, it was agreed with the municipality that new construction was needed. Various initiatives to save the old building failed.
She has experienced many beautiful things at the famous snack bar. “There were people from all over the Netherlands, Germans, party buses full of people and bachelor parties.”
Many fans came to the demolition: