This week, Rich O’s (aka Sportstime Pizza and/or New Albanian Brewing Co.) has gone smoke-free. Rich O’s is one of my favorite places in the area (try the stuffed mushrooms!), and I’ll admit that at times, it was a bit too smokey … just because of its close quarters. New Albany does not require its bars and restaurants to be smoke-free … yet. This was the decision of owner Roger Baylor.
He says, “This is entirely ownership’s decision, based on unanimous support from our employees, and we strongly believe the change places us squarely on the right side of history.”
Good for Roger and Rich O’s!
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Hallelujah! Working at IUS, Rich O’s is the “go to” place for after class beer and pizza. But the smoke could be really annoying. Rich O’s has a fantastic beer selection and possibly the best pizza in the metro area. I’m just so pleased that I can finally sit in a smoke free red room. Thank you Rich O’s!
As a smoker, i enjoyed a smoke to go along with a good craft beer! It seemed to me that there was plenty of smoke free areas in RichO’s where someone could go