Eight restaurant closures in Orange County include two eateries in downtown Anaheim and Bluewater Grill at The District in Tustin.
Here’s a rundown of the closures:
Bluewater Grill and Sharky’s at The District
As it embarks on its 10-year anniversary, The District in Tustin is losing two restaurants that have been with the shopping center since it opened.
Sharky’s Woodfired Mexican Grill closed Sunday, July 23. Chief Operating Officer David Goldstein said the chain opted not to renew its lease after 10 years at the shopping center.
“Based on future plans to grow in Orange County, it was in the company’s best interests to close this restaurant and identify other locations that meet all criteria, including optimal on-site parking for guests,” Goldstein told the Register in a statement.
Tustin employees have been invited to apply for positions at other Sharky’s locations. The Westlake Village-based chain, known for serving made to order Mexican food using locally sourced and organic ingredients, operates 28 restaurants in California, Nevada…