CHICAGO (CBS)– Big Star in Wicker Park was forced to close after an employee tested positive for COVID-19.
”We will be closed for a few days as the restaurant undergoes a deep clean and complete sanitization,” Restaurant officials announced on Instagram. “In the meantime, we are coordinating COVID-19 tests for each of our team members at Big Star Wicker Park. ”
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This evening we were alerted of a positive COVID-19 diagnosis from a member of the Big Star team. We will be taking thorough precautionary measures in accordance with our safety protocol and have closed the restaurant, effective immediately. We will be closed for a few days as the restaurant undergoes a deep clean and complete sanitization. In the meantime, we are coordinating COVID-19 tests for each of our team members at Big Star Wicker Park. We want to be sure that our team is safe and healthy before returning to work. If you have a reservation, our team will be reaching out to you directly to reschedule or refund your order. Thank you for your patience as we work to connect with each of you in the coming days. We are committed to providing the safest possible environment for our team and our guests and will reopen as soon as we feel confident to do so. Stay tuned to our page for updates. To review our safety policies, please visit our website, linked in our bio. We appreciate your ongoing support.
If you were are the restaurant this past weekend, you may want to get tested.