“A virus didn’t close my restaurant, the government did,” local restaurateur Cory Harwell says of a similar claim he’s made with his insurance company.
Several neighborhood eateries, diversifying their offerings as the mandate against sit-down dining goes on, are selling meat, cheese and eggs to customers.
A coalition led by some of the largest chains has organized the effort, encouraging consumers to eat one restaurant meal by takeout or delivery this week.
Online ordering, delivery and pickup options provide some relief to braving crowds at local grocers.
Evel Pie, 508 E. Fremont St., says it will give away free pizza to anyone in need beginning at 11 a.m. Wednesday.
Elizabeth Blau has gathered over 600 signatures in less than 24 hours.
Shoppers older than 60, who are considered the most vulnerable to coronavirus, will get a reserved hour at Smith’s stores on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
Six of eight venues, including the Garden Buffet, to operate with reduces days or hours; no change in steakhouse or cafe times.
Ferarro’s Italian Restaurant has been in business in Las Vegas for 34 years, but never had to close temporarily — until the coronavirus crisis hit tourism.
Beers & Bets, Bella Bistro and Prendi go dark, with changes in restaurant and lounge hours to be reviewed weekly.