Seeking a new start for former Wandering Moose

The Wandering Moose closed on Sunday, Feb. 19. photo by Gabe Lefferts

After 16 years at its riverside location in West Cornwall, adjacent to the historic Covered Bridge, the Wandering Moose restaurant closed on Sunday, Feb. 19.

Owner Russ Sawicki said that the decision to close was a long-term decision that he and his wife and business partner, Sharon Sawicki, started thinking about last autumn.

“It was time,” he said. “We started thinking about it last November, decided to take a while to evaluate and re-evaluate the idea, think about it. Our resolve was firm, so we have closed.”

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