Einstein Bros. Bagels closing 11 Chicago-area locations

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Saturday, February 21, 2015
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CHICAGO (WLS) -- Einstein Bros. Bagels will close 11 stores the Chicago area, including 8 in the city of Chicago, on Tuesday, Feb. 24, the company announced on Saturday.

The Einstein Noah Restaurant Group said they came to the decision after careful consideration and continued, in a statement, "The company will continue to focus on its high-performing restaurants to ensure the future growth and success of the business. ENRGI values the continued support of its customers, and the dedication and hard work of all its employees."

Locations closing in Chicago

5318 North Clark Street

2530 North Clark Street

3455 North Clark Street

3420 North Southport Avenue

933 West Diversey Parkway

948 West Armitage Avenue

962-964 West Belmont Avenue

180 North Michigan Avenue

Locations closing in Chicago suburbs

682 Vernon Avenue, Glencoe

17W432 West 22nd Street, Oakbrook Terrace

480 West Army Trail Road, Carol Stream