Sources tell Wayzata.com that an Italian restaurant is moving into the property that recently housed Bellecour Restaurant.

Bellecour closed its doors in July after more than three years in business.

Wayzata’s Bellecour To Close Permanently

Owner Gavin Kaysen stated that the COVID-19 pandemic and the economic fallout contributed to the closing.

Wayzata.com has learned that several businesses expressed interest in the property, some identifying that Wayzata is a prime spot for an Italian restaurant.

The location has a storied history here in Wayzata.

The building was constructed back in 1920.

Through the years, the location served as a candy story, an auto dealer and several restaurants many may remember – Chouette, Muffuletta and Blue Pointe.

Details about the new restaurant are limited at this time, but it looks like doors could open in a few months.

Stay with Wayzata.com for the latest on this new business coming to town.