Dave’s Bagels will likely close its doors for good Saturday. Owner
Dave Forrest said that is the day he is eyeing for his last day. He
said it will be a difficult, but that he has no other choice.
“We won’t be
open through the end of the year,” he said. “And anyone who wants a
larger order should call ahead.”
landlord Concord Development notified Forrest in late May that his
lease would not be renewed. In June, Forrest told the News Graphic
that his business had maintained an amicable relationship with the
landlord to that point, and while the news had been very shocking,
it was legal.
nothing improper going on. It’s always up to the landlord what they
want to do,” he said at the time.
look at other locations but ultimately did not seek to relocate his
business due to the likely required build-out and business costs.
has been at its W62 N206 Washington Ave. location for about 15