The non-profit has handed over the Staplehouse ownership to Kara Hidinger and Ryan Smith who will turn the celebrated restaurant into a neighborhood market.
Co-Owner Rich Spillane cites the pandemic as the decision for closing down the longstanding Glenwood Park restaurant.
While the Alpharetta outpost wouldn't arrive until early-2021, Franchisee Izzy Ramos will open a location of the fast-casual restaurant in Marietta Square Market on Sept. 26.