Mama Bear's closes its doors
|By City Pulse Staff|
Old Town eatery announces closing via Facebook posting
It looks like Mama Bear's Cafe owner Cecilia "Chica" Garcia will be doing her cooking at home from now on.
The Old Town eatery closed its doors Wednesday afternoon, only hours after Garcia posted a note headlined "Change is gonna come" on her Facebook page.
"As some of you may or may not know I decided a little over a month ago
Garcia mentioned her two children, ages 13 and 2, and that "my business partner and I went our separate ways some time ago."
Mama Bear's opened in August 2007 and quickly drew attention — and admirers — for its emphasis on largely organic ingredients. “It's definitely a lot healthier and it tastes better,” Garcia said of organic food in an October 2007 City Pulse profile.
In her Facebook post, she talks about how her priorities have changed during that time.
Garcia also mentions plans to publish cookbooks in the future "and
As of late Wednesday afternoon, the cafe's signage was already gone.