ALTAMONTE SPRINGS, Fla. – A Seminole County restaurant closed for two weeks when a customer tested positive for coronavirus and now it’s struggling to bring back the business.

What You Need To Know

  • Altamonte Springs business struggling after coronavirus closure

  • Kiwi's Pub and Grill closed for two weeks after customer tested positive

  • The restaurant also had eight employees test positive

  • Management says business has not rebounded

Kiwi’s Pub and Grill has been in Altamonte Springs for more than two decades. 

Despite taking following CDC guidelines, opening the dining room to 50 percent, a customer tested positive and the restaurant quickly closed. Then, eight of their employees tested positive for coronavirus. 

Kiwi’s management tells us they’re now struggling to rebound after such a massive setback.

Management said the restaurant was professionally disinfected before reopening and employees that tested positive have tested negative twice before coming back to work. ​