In 2003, a traditional episode of the comedic cartoon collection “South Park” launched a Colorado restaurant into infamy. The episode featured the present’s often-villainous Eric Cartman visiting his favourite restaurant — Casa Bonita.
Followers of the present who reside outdoors Colorado might not have realized that the restaurant is just not solely actual, however has the cave, cliff divers, and arcade, the options that Cartman was so keen about in the eponymously-named episode “Casa Bonita.”
However now, the firm that owns the Lakewood, Colorado, restaurant, Summit Household Eating places, has filed for chapter, and in accordance with an interview with the present’s creators, Trey Parker and Matt Stone, the two need to purchase it. Parker and Stone made the announcement in a July 28, 2021, interview published by The Hollywood Reporter.
“We are absolutely trying to buy it,” Parker advised the publication. “We are going to do everything we can. We want to make it right and make it amazing.”
Additionally they advised THR they wished to make some enhancements if their efforts to purchase the restaurant have been profitable, like making the meals higher and the cave larger.
Summit Household Eating places filed for Chapter 11 in April 2021, after being shuttered since mid-March 2020 resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic. It opened to provide free tours in June 2021, however the kitchen remained closed.