Tuesday 2 June, 2020

Takeout only, no dining-in at Trincity, Long Circular Malls

Photo via Long Circular Mall/Facebook

Photo via Long Circular Mall/Facebook

Long Circular Mall and Trincity Mall have stopped all dine-in services for their food courts as part of prevention measures against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

The HCL Group of Companies said in a statement on Tuesday that both malls will remain open, however from Tuesday March 17 to Monday March 30, 2020, all dine-in services at the food courts in both malls have been stopped, and only take-out meals will be available. 

"No dine-in will be allowed in our food court in keeping with the advice of the Government of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago," the company said. 

Prestige Holdings Ltd, franchise holder for KFC, Subway, Pizza Hut, T.G.I. Friday's, and Starbucks, has also stopped all dine-in services but is still open to provide take-out meals. 

Trent Restaurants Ltd also announced that its portfolio restaurants - Trotters, Buzo, Amara, Blue Star Diner and Tommy’s Brewery Company – closed dine-in services from Tuesday 17 March.

Government is urging the public to avoid any gatherings and to practice all health and safety measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

As of Tuesday morning, the country had five confirmed cases of the virus. All five cases were imported.  

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