Photo courtesy Finnhenry's/Facebook
Longtime downtown Orlando watering hole Finnhenry's Public House is set to close as soon at the week's end, a casualty of COVID-19's impact on the local nightlife and entertainment sector.
As reported by the Orlando Business Journal
on Tuesday, court records obtained by OBJ
show that the downtown bar, sued by the landlord in May for rent owed, allegedly defaulted on its lease earlier in July.
Bar management had been waiting for the Restaurant Revitalization Fund application to be approved, but to no avail. The landlord will soon take over the space. This is only one example of the increasingly uphill slope downtown business owners
are experiencing in making ends meet.
Instagram stories and Highlights
posted to the official Finnhenry's
IG account throughout Tuesday confirmed that this is the last week of business for the bar.
Screen capture courtesy Finnhenry's Instagram
Finnhenry's has been open on the busy Orange Avenue strip of downtown Orlando since 2008.
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