This afternoon Rye Delicatessen & Bar in Lowry Hill announced on Twitter that it would no longer be open for business.
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The tweet went out at 3 p.m. this afternoon:
We regret to inform you that Rye is no longer open for business. We are extremely grateful to our staff and friends. Thank you.— Rye Deli & Bar (@RyeDeli) March 31, 2014
In a post on its Facebook page, Rye Deli thanked its employees and fans for their support.
Terrible News: We regret to inform you that Rye Delicatessen & Bar is no longer open for business.
We are extremely grateful to our exceptional staff and all of the friends that we have made during this journey. Thank you for your support.
Rye Deli's owners could not be immediately reached for comment.