Sorry, Baja Fresh fans — the last one in SLO County just shut its doors

Baja Fresh Mexican Grill in Arroyo Grande has closed.
Baja Fresh Mexican Grill in Arroyo Grande has closed.

The last Baja Fresh Mexican Grill in San Luis Obispo County has closed.

A handwritten note from owners Yves Simoneau and Nathaly Blais posted on the doorway of the restaurant at 929 Rancho Parkway in Arroyo Grande notified customers of the closure and thanked them for “supporting our business along those years.”

Baja Fresh Mexican Grill in Arroyo Grande closed on Aug. 27. A notice on the door notified customers of the closure. Kaytlyn Leslie

“Life sometimes can be really unfair, but we have to believe that our present situation is not our final destination,” read the note. “The best is yet to come.”

The note on the door did not reveal why the owners chose to shutter the business.

The location was the last Baja Fresh franchise in the county — the San Luis Obispo location closed in 2010 due to the poor economy, according to Tribune reports at the time.

Kaytlyn Leslie: 805-781-7928, @kaytyleslie

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