Grilling at the Capitol: Renovated cafeteria opens
Monday, January 7, 2013
It’s out with the old and in with the new at the Missouri Capitol this month. Not only are lawmakers coming and going, but a new cafeteria opened in the basement of the building Jan. 3.
The cafeteria, previously the Hawthorne Room, has taken on a new name, The Capitol Grill. It’s managed by the Peachtree Catering and Banquet Center, based out of Columbia, and is open weekdays from 7 a.m.-4 p.m.
The renovation cost an estimated $360,000-$480,000, according to the renovation project manual.