It has been a very difficult time for all of us during the Covid-19 pandemic, especially for our local business community. Here is a growing list of businesses that have permanently closed during the pandemic.
DavidsTea on May 27, 2020
Fahlstroms Fresh Market on June 3, 2020
Frio Gelato on June 5, 2020
Mercury Theater on June 16, 2020
Cosmos Cleaners – July 2020
Guthries Tavern – July 24, 2020
Lou & Grey – July 23, 2020
Southport Blooms – August, 2020 (Now online only)
Hair Cuttery – Closed most Chicago locations during Covid due to a buy-out as of August, 2020
Hanna Andersson – August, 2020
Redmond’s Ale House – September 13, 2020
Southport Lanes – September 27, 2020
Schoolyard Tavern – October 4, 2020
We will keep the list updated as the year continues, and please remember to support our local businesses, services and restaurants.
🤗🍦📷 @friogelato ・・・ Passing out samples outside of Kendra Scott on #Southport tonight for the premier of their new line and 20% of all proceeds go to the Lupis Foundation. Get your #friofix #lupisfoundation #kendrascott #southportcorridor #southportcorridorchicago #jewelry #gelato #fundraiser #openingday #argentinanight #freesamples (at Kendra Scott)
Evanston-based artisanal gelato producer FRÍO Gelato® is excited to serve Argentine-style gelato to local consumers—now, from its new location at 3721 N. Southport Avenue in Lakeview’s Southport Corridor. The store will open to the public on April 14, 2017 with its regular business hours (noon-11 pm) and will be celebrated by the Lakeview Chamber of Commerce with a ribbon cutting at 4:00 pm.
Co-founder Sebastián Koziura says: