One of my favorite restaurants, Bento Cafe, has permanently closed along with their delicious sushi burritos

I knew it was eventually going to come, but I didn’t want to believe it. Now it’s true, Bento Cafe has permanently closed.

The restaurant specializing in sushi burritos used to make burritos too, having taken over a closed Poblano space in 2014. Their sushi burritos were a thing of beauty and was the main reason I would stop by there multiple times over the years. Well, that and the owners, who were top-notch people.

Located in the Crossroads Shopping Center at 550 N. Ridge Road, they have had their fair or problems since the pandemic started. It was a mountain of issues that became too much. They had a big boom of business late last year after social pleas for people to visit them brought sell out nights. Unfortunately, it wasn’t sustainable and Wichita lost a phenomenal restaurant.

I will miss them so much.


Have some news to share? Please email us with your information for consideration. We are always open to suggestions.

Did you love the article and want to help the continuing free content at Wichita By E.B.? You can help keep our site going with a simple one-time or recurring donation. Your contribution is appreciated.

Donate

Buy Me A Coffee

 

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.