A typical day for Michael and Sarah Cherney, co-owners of downtown Solvang eatery peasants FEAST, looks a lot different than what the couple had envisioned five months ago when they entered negotiations to lease space 487 Atterdag Road.
“We were mentally destroyed after the announcement,” Michael remembered, referring to Gov. Newsom’s March 15 call for the closure of non-essential businesses like their 15-day-old restaurant. “We were asking ourselves, ‘what are we going to do?'”