It's tragic to see businesses in the Quad Cities close. This one is technically a fast chain restaurant, but it never really felt like it.

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According to their Facebook page, Pita Pit in Bettendorf is closing for good October 11.

It is with a heavy heart, that I have to report covid killed us. We will be closing Sunday the 11th of October (or...

Posted by Pita Pit on Friday, October 2, 2020

The restaurant at 2439 53rd Ave, Bettendorf made the announcement via social media.

They say the restaurant had been struggling since the pandemic hit. In the post it says the business went through its reserves and some personal money as well.

The restaurant chain has locations in Dubuque, Coralville, Rockford and generally near larger colleges and universities.

Pita Pit is known for their fresh ingredients and made to order pitas.