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7 notable restaurant closures, moves and sales

Spring brings big changes for these high-profile chef-owners

Though we have taken note of some exciting restaurant openings thus far in 2019, this spring has also brought the closure of several iconic and well-respected restaurants as well as new ventures for their high-profile owners.

Whether they are closing due to rising rents or the chefs simply moved on (even if the eateries are still around), these are seven of the most noteworthy operators that have announced this spring that they will close or their restaurants have changed hands.

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