101 Restaurant in Tallahassee Closes Its Doors

Posted at 12:31 PM, May 11, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-12 03:46:41-04

TALLAHASSEE, FL (WTXL) - The owners of 101 Restaurant in Tallahassee have notified employees today that the restaurant will be closing effective immediately.

According to owner Adam Corey, the restaurant had a good run but it is time for them to close up shop and work on a "bigger, better, and brighter concept." Corey said that the plan is to have something new open by the end of summer.

101 Restaurant has been open for about 7 years; Corey says that there has been a decline in sales.

The restaurant will be open one final time Friday night from 5 p.m. to 2 a.m.

Employees were notified Wednesday about the closing. Corey said that they are working with employees to find jobs at other restaurants in town.

Corey also said that Mint Lounge and the catering business will remain open.

Pups on the Plaza, the adoption drive the restaurant was apart of to be held this Sunday is cancelled, as stated by 101 Restaurant Representatives.