Nation’s Restaurant News will update this list as more cities and states implement limits
March 23, 2020 - Here are the current temporary restrictions imposed on bars and restaurants to stem the spread of coronavirus
As the coronavirus epidemic continues to spread throughout the United States, local and state governments are implementing temporary measures to limit the number of people gathering at restaurants and bars. Here at Main Auction Services we believe that it is important to keep all our clients well informed about what is going on here in the USA regarding the entire restaurant industry. There are many sources to choose from and Restaurant News has a lot of helpful News for everyone. To that end we have cited a link for you to go to that will provide information about the restaurant and foodservice industry federal, state, and local information directives.
Nation’s Restaurant News has collected the most recent restrictions from official statements and news reports.Related: Governors of New York, Illinois, California and Ohio call for shut down of restaurants and bars to prevent spread of coronavirus
Updated at 1 p.m. EST March 23.
As of March 23, all but 7 states have officially eliminated dine in due to coronavirus: Idaho, Kansas, Mississippi, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Tennessee, Virginia.
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