The Open Flame Buffet & Grill is closed this week as the owners decide about what future direction their business should take.Read the full article
The Open Flame, located 4231 U.S. 221 South, closed its doors Monday and has yet to reopen. A sign on the door says it is closed until further notice.
The family-style eatery with its buffet opened in the former Sagebrush Steakhouse in September 2010 with several owners: David Johnson, his brother James Johnson, Eddie Bingham, Tony Yacovelli, Ruby Killough and Martha Patterson. Keith Hall is the manager.