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Advocate staff photo by TRAVIS SPRADLING -- Jeffrey Conaway, one of the co-owners, behind one of the bars at Beausoleil Restaurant & Bar.

Beausoleil Restaurant and Bar will close temporarily and re-open in August amid the rising number of coronavirus cases in the state. 

"The challenges of the past three months have taken a toll on all of us," a post on the restaurant's Facebook page read. "The recent rise in cases in our area, while we attempt to operate at a limited capacity, is presenting new challenges daily."

Restaurant management said in the post they feel they should prioritize the health of their staff and patrons. 

"With time to rest, re-charge, and prepare, we hope to re-open in August with new energy and adjustments for this 'new normal,'" the post continued.