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'Eat-in' seeks to win back business for Joe's steak shop

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A few months ago, Joseph Groh decided to abandon the name of the 64-year-old Chink's Steaks in Wissinoming. As of March, the steak shop has been known as Joe's Steaks and Sodas shop.

Although it was a childhood nickname for original owner, Sam Sherman, Groh knew it was also an offensive term for Chinese people.

"I thought it was the right thing to do, so I did it," Groh said. "And I wouldn't say it backfired on me, it's just that I've had a lot of negative support over it. I think more negative than positive."

Some of Groh's have regulars vow never to eat there again.

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