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Pedro Alvarez, Force Behind El Prado In Maywood, Dies At 83

Friday, October 19, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 11:00 p.m. 

Featured image: Pedro Alvarez, the longtime owner of El Prado in Maywood, died on Oct. 16. | Courtesy Carlos Alvarez 

Pedro Alvarez, who a half-century ago started what was likely the first first Cuban restaurant in Maywood and, according to his son, perhaps the first one in the Chicago suburbs, died on Oct. 16.

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