MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A landmark Miami Beach restaurant, closed since 2019, is going to be making a comeback.
The Forge, a fine-dining establishment became a hot spot for celebrities in the 1950s.READ MORE: Business Owners In South Florida Say They're Struggling To Get Employees Back To Work
When it shut its doors, the plan was to remake the space, but the pandemic changed all that.
Last December, everything inside was auctioned off.READ MORE: ‘Pretty Big Pay Package’: Broward School Board Negotiates $743K Exit Deal For Embattled Supt. Robert Runcie
Fast forward to 2021, now, nightclub owner David Grutman’s Groot Hospitality will take over the lease, and keep the Forge name.
Grutman most recently opened the Goodtime Hotel on South Beach with entertainer Pharrell Williams.MORE NEWS: Pembroke Pines PD: 15-Year-Old Bicyclist Killed After Being Dragged Under Minivan For 30 Feet
No word yet on when you might be able to dine once again at the Forge.