The well-known household seems to have deserted their plans to open a restaurant in Tennessee. It doesn’t appear to be any progress has been made on the mission since Todd and Julie first talked about the concept two years in the past.
“I like to cook dinner,” Julie informed The Tennessean in 2018. “And anyone who tastes my meals says, ‘Oh my gosh, it is higher than something I’ve had.’ It is my ardour.” On the time, the mom of three added that her key to success is making a “stunning house, ambiance, and good meals.”
Naturally, Todd meant to offer loads of enter. “My position? To make magic, I’m superb at micromanaging and ensuring issues might be performed the best way they’re presupposed to be performed,” he mentioned. “Service is crucial.”
The duo’s mates additionally had excessive hopes for the potential meals joint. “If this restaurant has meals anyplace near the best way Julie cooks, it will likely be strong gold!” Allison DeMarcus, spouse of Rascal Flatts band member Jay DeMarcus, shared.
It’s potential that Todd and Julie’s arrest in August 2019 on tax evasion and fraud expenses completely squashed all hope of opening a downtown institution, even supposing the pair was cleared by the Georgia Division of Income in October.
Irrespective of the explanation, the restaurant by no means noticed the sunshine of day. It’s now within the enterprise graveyard alongside the Chrisley & Firm division retailer.