Beast + Barrel On Frazier Avenue Is Another COVID Victim

Sunday, November 1, 2020
A North Chattanooga restaurant is another victim of the year of the COVID.
 
Management of the Beast + Barrel on Frazier Avenue announced its permanent closing.
 
Officials said, "After much effort to stay in business over the last year, we have had to succumb and close Beast + Barrel permanently.
"Thanks to all our loyal guests that have supported this restaurant over the last 6.5 years.
 
"Also kudos to the management and staff that has powered through some not so great times along with enjoying the rewards of some damn good ones.
"Here's to a joyous holiday season and a fruitful and peaceful 2021."

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Dining

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Breaking News

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