Babalu restaurant closed until further notice after employee tests positive for COVID-19

Babalu in Overton Square (Memphis)
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Published: Jun. 29, 2020 at 10:20 PM CDT
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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Babalu restaurant in Overton Square is closed until further notice, after learning an employee tested positive for COVID-19.

The restaurant chain posted on Facebook the employee’s last shift was Friday.

At 9 p.m. on Sunday, June 28, we learned that an employee tested positive for COVID-19. Out of an abundance of caution,...

Posted by Babalu on Monday, June 29, 2020

The worker was training other employees but did not enter the kitchen or interact with guests.

They’re disinfecting and plan to reopen when it is safe to do so.

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