Tyler's TGI Fridays set to close Saturday

Tyler's TGI Fridays set to close Saturday

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - Tyler's TGI Fridays restaurant will be closing Saturday, and a spokesman for the company described the move as a business decision.

Brian Conway, the manager for corporate communications for TGI Friday's, confirmed the restaurant's pending closure Thursday afternoon.

"Due to business reasons, the TGI Fridays restaurant on S. Broadway Avenue in Tyler, TX will be closed as of July 1," Conway said on behalf of TGI Friday's. "This was a very difficult decision that was not made lightly, as we understand the impact it has on our guests who enjoyed dining with us and on our team members."

Conway said the company will be working closely with the employees at the Tyler TGI Friday's to provide job assistance.

"We appreciate and thank all who have visited our restaurant over the years," Conway said.

Tyler's TGI Fridays is located at 4300 Broadway Avenue.

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