TSR Exclusive: Maggiano’s Little Italy is apologizing to a couple for their experience at one of the Italian restaurant chain’s Orlando locations where the couple alleged diners were racially segregated.
Dorothy Moody and her husband lately celebrated his birthday at Maggiano’s where they realized they were seated in the back part of the restaurant with only people of color. She noticed the front part of the restaurant was filled with white customers and it clicked that something was off.
“It was clear that it was a separate section,” Moody said, explaining that her grandmother experienced the segregated south but she herself never thought she would in 2021.
A representative for the restaurant chain says their Guest Management Team got through to the couple and an investigation was launched as soon as they learned of the couple’s experience. The investigation was conducted to understand what happened so that ……
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