Release Date: May 18,2018
Roost restaurant opens in the former Downey's spot
The former Downey's Restaurant at 1305 State St. is now occupied by Roost. Downey's closed in 2017 after more than 35 years in existence.
Among the Roost menu items, posted on the front window, are: Mary's Half Chicken, from the rotisserie, for $21; the Roast Chicken Sandwich, with apple, bacon, arugula and tomato, for $15; and the Roost, a salad with chicken, bacon, egg, avocado, tomato and green onion, stilton, little gems and vinaigrette, for $16.