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Dundas and Lansdowne

Naked Lunch (1991)
Interior Restaurant
Dundas and Lansdowne

William Lee (Peter Weller) visits his friends Hank and Martin at the now defunct Dunlan restaurant, formerly located at Dundas and Lansdowne. Their debate about the consequences of editing a piece of literature leads Lee to deliver the famous line “exterminate all rational thought.”

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This scene from Naked Lunch was in a restaurant at Dundas St. W. and Lansdowne Ave. Bill Lee (Peter Weller) meets his friends at the now defunct Dunlan Restaurant in this scene from Naked Lunch.

Naked Lunch, 1991
© Recorded Picture Company, 1991 
Footage and Stills From “NAKED LUNCH” Courtesy of Twentieth Century Fox and Entertainment One.  All rights reserved.
Dunlan restaurant, which formerly stood at Dundas St. W. and Lansdowne Ave., was used as a location in Naked Lunch. This present-day photo reveals that Dunlan Restaurant from Naked Lunch has been replaced by Yummy Pizza on Dundas West.

Photographer: Jordan Bowden
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