Eating places are feeling cautiously optimistic about enterprise for Tremendous Bowl Sunday and Valentine’s Day weekend, sometimes busy days within the business.
“All of our bookings are fairly sturdy,” mentioned Nancy Caswell, head of the advocacy group Massachusetts Eating places United. “Individuals are undoubtedly celebrating over the weekend.”
This weekend comes as a coronavirus surge, spurred by the omicron variant, seems to be easing in Massachusetts. On Friday, the state reported round 2,500 new confirmed instances of COVID, and the seven-day common is at 1,600 instances. A month in the past, the state was reporting round 19,500 instances a day.