Sheila Buxbaum Fitlin

Family owned the Shamrock Irish House and Eldorado Arcade

Sheila Buxbaum Fitlin
Interview Date:
August 3 2007


Sheila and her family owned and operated the largest arcade in Coney Island, the Eldorado. Her father, his two brothers and three sisters opened The Shamrock Irish House, a restaurant/cabaret/open-air bar, in the early 1940's, and her family has run businesses in Coney ever since. Sheila describes the Eldorado, the arcade business and other historical points of interest from her unique perspective.