Belmont Inn welcomes new owners!

Belmont-Inn-Spirits-on-the-SquareAccording to the Index-Journal Newspaper this morning, The Belmont Inn will be welcoming new owners. The new caretakers are reported as Edie New and Renee Smith local residents of Abbeville and the current owner/managers of the popular bar and restaurant “Natty’s on Trinity.”

OwnersThe new owners are planning to take over the current temporary management from “The Friends of the Belmont” a limited liability corporation (LLC) formed to keep the Belmont open until a buyer could be secured. “While rooms are still available, the restaurant and bar, which had been leased, have been closed. However New said they hope to have the restaurant running right away with the bar following,” according to the I-J article of today, Wednesday, August 5, 2015. (See complete article by Colin Riddle on page 1 of August 5, 2015, “Belmont Inn welcomes new owners”)