“We hope when this is all over, we will be able to reopen (the downtown Dayton location) for the spring and patio weather,” the Basil’s co-owner said. “We look forward to seeing and serving all of our loyal guests in the future. We promise to come back bigger and better, because we are all resilient.”
The first Basil’s on Market bistro-style restaurant opened in 2014 in downtown Troy. The downtown Dayton restaurant, which overlooks the Great Miami River, welcomed its first customers in 2016. The Mall at Fairfield Commons Basil’s on Market opened in September 2020.
Dayton History officials said plans call for Carillon Brewing, also on the grounds of Carillon Park, will remain open seven days a week.