Houlihan’s, a restaurant and bar chain with about 40 locations across the country, permanently closed its location in Elkridge on Sunday due to the coronavirus pandemic. In 2016, the Ruby Tuesday restaurants in Auburn, Augusta, Topsham and Westbrook were among the restaurants in Maine that survived after Ruby Tuesday announced it would close 95 of its 724 restaurants. Hi {SUB NAME}, to comment on stories you must create a commenting profile. If the page does not reload within 5 seconds, please refresh the page. A spokesperson for Ruby Tuesday confirmed the closures were due to the impact from COVID-19. Sign in or Subscribe Use the form below to reset your password. View Comments. Ruby Tuesday was founded in 1972 as an American food restaurant concept, serving classics like ribs, steaks, pasta, and burgers. According to local media reports (often using the headline "Goodbye, Ruby Tuesday"), the lovable casual dining chain with the Endless Garden salad bar shut down at least 26 of its restaurants last year. The Maryville, Tennessee-based company, which was founded in 1972, said on Wednesday that its restaurants will remain open throughout the bankruptcy process. The company plans to keep its reopened locations operational as it goes through the bankruptcy process, but it will permanently close 185 locations that shut down due to coronavirus guidelines. Restaurant chain Ruby Tuesday has announced it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy as a result of the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic. Ruby Tuesday: The locations at 2514 Santa Barbara Blvd. Already registered? The restaurant was located on Sessions Court in Clemmons and on Rockford Street in Mount Airy. Please subscribe or login to participate in the conversation. The company did … Ruby Tuesday is the latest food chain to crumble under the pressure of the coronavirus pandemic. ... Ruby Tuesday. Ruby Tuesday has closed two locations in the Piedmont Triad.On Wednesday, the company said they decided to close the restaurants "in an effort to better position our restaurants for future business." AUBURN — Ruby Tuesday’s permanently closed the doors at four of its Maine locations, including the one located at 649 Turner Street in Auburn. Mae said that the locations closed because “they couldn’t take the financial hit of doing to-go orders and not dine-in.”. Log in to join the discussion. “We tried to do to-go only, but it wasn’t going to be feasible.”, Mae, who started working at the restaurant four years ago as a server and bartender before working her way into a management position, said that she and the 40 to 50 employees who work at the Auburn location had no warning about the closure and “learned about it on the internet before any of us received a call.”, “I was told it was a mistake at first, and the next day, it was confirmed,” Mae said. Ruby Tuesday is filing for bankruptcy protection, the latest restaurant chain to suffer from coronavirus-related closures and changing consumer habits. Dining chain Ruby Tuesday filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Wednesday, marking the latest eatery to fall victim to the "unprecedented impact of COVID-19." COVID-19 Forces Ruby Tuesday To File for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy: Closing 185 restaurants across the United States. Last month, California-based steakhouse chain Sizzler announced it was filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. Ruby Tuesday is filing for bankruptcy protection, the latest casual restaurant chain to suffer from coronavirus-related closures and changing consumer habits. Ruby Tuesday's leadership may have taken those words to heart. Perhaps one of it's most iconic menu items is their salad bar, which, unsurprisingly, has closed indefinitely due to COVID-19. She said that the closures would be permanent. That's … Chris Sims. Only subscribers are eligible to post comments. 9106 Wesleyan Road, Indianapolis. Ruby Tuesday is filing for bankruptcy protection, the latest casual restaurant chain to suffer from coronavirus-related closures and changing consumer habits. Ruby Tuesday is filing for bankruptcy protection, the latest casual restaurant chain to suffer from coronavirus-related closures and changing … A spokesperson for Ruby Tuesday confirmed the closures were due to the impact from COVID-19. Since the onset of COVID-19 seven months ago, nearly 1 in 6 restaurants have closed … //]]> An assistant manager with the Ruby Tuesday in Auburn said … “Our location in Auburn is about 97 percent dine-in,” Mae said. See Offers, An assistant manager with the Ruby Tuesday in Auburn said that her location, along with restaurants in Augusta, Topsham and Westbrook, were among those shutting their doors for good due to financial strain caused by the coronavirus pandemic. Ruby Tuesday files for bankruptcy following COVID-19 closures October 8, 2020, 10:38 AM Ruby Tuesday is filing for bankruptcy protection, becoming the latest casual restaurant chain to suffer due to COVID-19 related closures and changing consumer habits. Please note the display name will appear on screen when you participate. Restaurant chain Ruby Tuesday reportedly closed at least 147 locations since the start of 2020 as the coronavirus impacted its business. Ruby Tuesday has shuttered more than 120 locations since 2016, according to reporting by Restaurant Business, with nine locations closed in … Enter your email and password to access comments. Katie Mae, an assistant manager at the Auburn location, said that the Auburn restaurant joined locations in Augusta, Topsham and Westbrook in closing this week. Here's a list of Central Indiana restaurants that permanently closed due to coronavirus. You will receive an email to complete the registration. Ruby Tuesday is filing for bankruptcy protection, the latest casual restaurant chain to suffer from coronavirus-related closures and changing consumer habits. ©2020, Hearst Television Inc. on behalf of WXII-TV. Update, August 26, 2020 12:55 p.m.: Some Ruby Tuesday employees are accusing the chain of closing locations while giving them no (or extremely short) notice, according to a … and 1851 NE Pine Island Road closed in late March along with about 100 other of … When you've submitted your account email, we will send an email with a reset code. [CDATA[ Ruby Tuesday is filing for bankruptcy protection, the latest casual restaurant chain to suffer from coronavirus-related closures and changing consumer habits. The chain has locations sprinkled across the country aside from the west coast. Auburn Ruby Tuesday among Maine locations permanently closing due to COVID-19. //