BROOKFIELD ó Those looking to
enjoy Asian-inspired cuisine have one less local restaurant to
Stir Crazy Fresh Asian Grill at Brookfield Square, the restaurantís
only location in the state, has permanently closed, a spokesperson
for the restaurant confirmed.
According to Waukesha County Circuit Court records, an order to
surrender the premises was signed on July 8 during an eviction
A small claims case opened on May 21 states that the restaurant
entered into an agreement to pay the landlord (Brookfield Square
Parcel, LLC) $250,000 in rent per year through 2023.
As of May 31 of this year, Stir Crazy was delinquent in paying its
rent by $31,840 and had granted a promissory note.
A replacement note was signed on Nov. 7 in amount the amount of
$19,340 rent owed, which the landlord allegedly never received.
In total, the complaint in the case says $110,448 is owed to
Brookfield Square Parcel, LLC in rent, interest and late charges.
The Brookfield Square location of Stir Crazy was opened on Sept. 22,
The 6,500-square-foot building was the chainís 14th restaurant
nationwide. It was the fifth location opened in less than a year by
the restaurantís owner.
Stir Crazy offered a diverse menu of Chinese, Thai, Vietnamese and
Stir Crazy still has locations in Florida, Illinois and Missouri.
The shuttering of Stir Crazy adds to an already growing list of
businesses that have left the Brookfield Square location.
Last year, Brookfield Square lost two of its three department store
anchors within a six-month span. Sears sold its last Craftsman tool
in March, while Boston Store closed its longtime doors at the tail
end of summer.
Also inside the mall, Charlotte Russe, Gymboree and Payless Shoes
have also closed.