No matter points in numerous markets, frequent nation band Rascal Flatts’ restaurant and bar is predicted to open subsequent yr at The Arboretum of South Barrington.
Rascal Flatts Bar and Grill nonetheless is beneath constructing near Pinstripes inside the upscale coronary heart at Higgins Freeway and Route 59. South Barrington’s Rascal Flatts is to have a 7,000-square-foot stage and bar area, with seating for about 450 patrons.
“Correct now, the plan is that they are nonetheless transferring forward,” Arboretum spokeswoman Stacy Kallas talked about. “We have not heard in another case.”
South Barrington’s Rascal Flatts is supposed to be one amongst a variety of opening nationwide, nevertheless the concept has suffered setbacks elsewhere.
Rascal Flatts didn’t debut as anticipated this yr on the Station Sq. shopping for and leisure superior in Pittsburgh, talked about Jeff Linton, a spokesman for firm proprietor Forest Metropolis Realty Perception.
Forest Metropolis accused Rascal Flatts’ possession of not paying lease and breaching its lease at Station Sq., in response to a lawsuit simply recently filed inside the Allegheny County Courtroom of Frequent Pleas.
Comparable lawsuits have been lodged this yr in opposition to Nevada-based RF Consuming locations related to the nation band’s establishments not opening on the Hollywood and Highland Center in Los Angeles and Celebration Pointe in Gainesville, Florida.
In addition to, the first Rascal Flatts, which opened in August 2017 at Stamford Metropolis Center in Connecticut, shuttered this yr. Mall proprietor Rich Taubman Associates claimed RF Consuming locations didn’t pay lease totaling $1.1 million for its 7,535-square-foot space from Might 2016 by the use of April 2018, in response to a go properly with filed in Connecticut Superior Courtroom.
RF Consuming locations co-owner Chris Burka, who could not be reached for comment, instructed the South Barrington village board closing yr the Arboretum’s Rascal Flatts would have a menu that features Italian delicacies with Southern fusion. He talked about leisure most likely would include Christian rock and nation bands inside the 12,000-square-foot developing.
Nation singer Toby Keith had a branded space inside the suburbs for three years. Nevertheless Toby Keith’s I Love This Bar and Grill in Rosemont and most of his totally different locations all through the nation closed amid financial points in 2015.
An East Coast-themed Hampton Social seafood restaurant is being constructed subsequent door to Rascal Flatts on the Arboretum. Whereas the event of Rascal Flatts and Hampton Social near Pinstripes is simultaneous, the initiatives aren’t related.
Kallas talked about Hampton Social is not off course to open by subsequent June like Rascal Flatts. A Charles Schwab Corp. office goes up west of the consuming locations.