73° F
Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
84° F
San Angelo
80° F
Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy

Abilene restaurant Don Enrique's closes its doors

Published On: Apr 14 2014 08:17:05 AM CDT   Updated On: Apr 14 2014 12:29:51 PM CDT
ABILENE, Texas -

The Abilene Mexican restaurant Don Enrique's announced it will close, citing "serious family health reasons."

According to a post on the restaurant's official Facebook page, Don Enrique's announced April 11 that it will close immediately:

"THANKS ABILENE! Due to unforeseen circumstances and serious family health reasons, Don Enrique's Restaurant is closing immediately. This is an unfortunate situation that could not be avoided and we are sorry for any problems this move has caused. We really appreciate all the love and support we felt from the Big Country community. God Bless!"

Don Enrique's made news in 2010 when the restaurant sustained major damage after a Thanksgiving fire. The fire was believed to been have started from an overload circuit on a Christmas tree.