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Marie Callender's Restaurant Shuts Down, Kicks Customers Out Mid-Meal

Copyright: Time Inc.

June 15, 2011

Marie Callender's, after filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, was forced to abruptly close one of its locations this past weekend. Witnesses account that the restaurant was teeming with customers when the restaurant's manager, Matt Chimm, was told to kick patrons out and lock the door. “I thought it was a big joke,” Chimm admitted. “I still had people in the restaurant.” Among those caught in the commotion was a birthday party of...

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