New Orleans restaurant prepares to reopen during pandemic

The big eatery serving up resilience as well as Cajun casual specialties is reopening with a number of innovations helping them thrive in these uncertain times.
2:40 | 05/27/20

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We're back now with the Big Easy eateries serving up resilience. As well as cajun casual specialty is reopening with a number of innovations. Helping them thrive in these uncertain times. Money matters ships sky bridge. And her kids who screen here. I. Co ease he missed. I restaurant opened in 1984. My business partner Scott at our restaurant 1994. It is too big business my mother has worked tears. From they want. She's 87 years old but she's been groups is here. Three years in plain to see creaky old. The press. Small restaurant like six it's the environment this theory my. We everything from test is coming and locals and we have our regular customers at the bar Lisa but aren't that it has asked them I need. This huge news buried in Louisiana. Who. We paddles are strong it's us prior unit. The last Sunday we but seventy people standing outside waiting to get input brunch in overnight dates changed. We had to go to a completely different. Business model Swiss are we stopped all our customers out to start. Earnings are supports act it simply slips where they are literally answering balance taking orders and deliveries outside and nobody. So now we're trying to figure out. New business model. How they got out and deliberate and well outside eating area is ignore it CP. Like outsider to out that it sit so that it enormous outside our parking lots. The speed of all we call it kiddies under the big inquiry able to serve a lot of people outside. But so we have to have somebody attacks somebody doing it's somebody expiring at the centers inside to me it's the tables that are inside. But we have to. Very very and poor keep this team together. But really great to meet its leaks that allow everybody used to do what they're doing it. Needs a lively. I. Around him her to release its together and. Outside Oxford shirt I'm confident that we will get through this moment it's gonna take a bit boots. Ali I'm staying. We don't go to another shutdown I hope this to our better adapt and overcome. What an inspirational story there.

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