A Leicester city centre branch of Italian restaurant chain Zizzi will not be reopening.
The Zizzi restaurant in Belvoir Street has now permanently closed.
It originally shut in March when the national lockdown began, and hasn’t reopened since.
A sign in the window says that it has temporarily closed, but the chain has now told LeicestershireLive that it will not be reopening.
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A spokesperson for Zizzi said: “Unfortunately, we have no plans to reopen Zizzi Leicester Belvoir Street.
“However, we remain committed to reopening as many Zizzi restaurants as we can, and all locations will remain under review.
“These are uncertain times for the restaurant sector and our priority is to start our recovery, protect jobs, and welcome our customers back.”
Zizzi fans in Leicester will still be able to visit the Highcross branch, which reopened in August.
The confirmation of the Zizzi closure comes just a couple of weeks after ASK confirmed its Leicester restaurant, in Silver Street, would not be reopening.
An announcement was made in July by The Azzuri Group, which owned the ASK Italian and Zizzi pizza chains.
It said that it would not reopen around 75 of its restaurants following the coronavirus pandemic, resulting in the loss of up to 1,200 jobs.
The Azzuri Group was taken over by investment firm TowerBrook Capital Partners, which planned to keep open 225 restaurants and shops, protecting 5,000 jobs.
In addition to Zizzi and ASK, there are a number of other city restaurants which have now gone for good.
Last month, MOD Pizza confirmed to LeicestershireLive that its Leicester branch would not be reopening.
The Leicester branches of Coast to Coast, Carluccio’s, Cafe Rouge, and Handmade Burger Co have all closed permanently this year.