Durant's Branding Iron restaurant closes after 45 years

DURANT, Okla. (KXII) - A popular Durant restaurant says Wednesday was their last night in business.

After 45 years the Branding Iron restaurant, located just west of main street, posted on Facebook Wednesday that they are closing their doors.

Brady Baskin the owner's son, took to social media, stating stating that the family business had not been doing well.

Baskin said the COVID-19 pandemic had been the 'icing on the cake.'

The restaurant celebrated it's last night by keeping their dining room open one last time.