Shakespeare's Pizza closes downtown location for now

5 years 3 months 3 weeks ago Monday, May 25 2015 May 25, 2015 Monday, May 25, 2015 3:30:00 PM CDT May 25, 2015 in News
By: Andrea Gonzales, KOMU 8 Reporter

COLUMBIA - Shakespeare's Pizza closed the doors of its downtown-location until the summer of 2016. 

A temporary location will open at 220 South Eighth Street late this May, according to Shakespeare's Facebook page.

Many customers stopped by Monday for pizza, only to see that no one was there. 

"You know you just go to bed with a hankering that says you need some pizza and you don't want Dominos," Vivian Ingram said. "You just really have to have Shakespeare's and here I am. There's no Shakespeare's."

All three locations were closed due to Memorial Day. The other two will remain open, while the iconic location downtown is closed. 

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