Statement from The Château and Saint Lawrence Spirits in Clayton

CLAYTON, NY —  Let us start by thanking our community for your constant support for received at The Château and Saint Lawrence Spirits. Your encouragement, especially this weekend, has allowed us to remain in service to our community as we enter a trying time. With that said, we would like to provide an update on what is being done here at The Château concerning the ongoing response to the COVID-19 virus.

OUR CHÂTEAU FAMILY: Château team members have been reminded that those who are not feeling well are to not work. We understand that the hospitality business is a highly-interactive environment. Because we love our team, we are also asking that anyone who is feeling ill to please stay home until they are feeling better.

CLEANING AND SANITATION: We have updated our sanitizing and cleaning schedules to extend beyond state and locally mandated sanitation standards. Our staff members will be frequently and uncompromisingly cleaning and sanitizing objects and surfaces throughout the restaurant and will continue to take sincere care when working with food. We have always treated The Château as our home and will continue to do so.

RESERVATIONS: For the foreseeable future we are no longer accepting reservations for in-house dining at The Château. We are monitoring the situation daily and hope to reopen soon to provide excellent in-house service to you all. Feel free to call and discuss future happenings and events at The Château. We love a good chat!

TAKE-OUT & DELIVERY DINING: The Château’s delicious offerings will continue to be available, and enjoyed in the comfort of your own home.

View for our new pick-up and delivery menu. Items available for pick-up and delivery include Château favorites from our current menus, new delicious dishes, and most noteworthy, Château-style Dinner offerings for large family-style dinners. Our weekly features including Fish Fry (Friday), Prime Rib (Saturday), and Mexican (Monday) are also available. We will happily accommodate telephone orders for pick-up and delivery (no-contact delivery available upon request). Please feel free to call us at (315) 285-5224 Ext. 1 to place an order! Please place your order at least 30 minutes prior to desired pick up. Brunch menu items are available Friday-Monday 11am to 2pm. Dinner menu items are available Thursday-Monday 4pm-7pm.

NEW CHÂTEAU-STYLE DINNER MENU: We are please to release our large format family-style pick-up menu for our guests wishing to enjoy a Château dinner at home. Dinners are priced per serving, with a 3-person minimum. For our new Château-Style Dinner menu, please place orders at least one hour before time of pick-up and an hour and a half prior to delivery. Family Dinners will be available for pick-up or delivery Thursday-Mondays 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

*Times may vary for estimated pick up and delivery.

PAYMENTS: To limit the spread of germs, we are only accepting credit card payments during this time. Payments can be always be taken over the phone at the time of order.

NOTE ON SUPPORTING SMALL BUSINESSES: Social distancing practices affect many businesses in more ways than we can imagine. If you have the means, find ways to support local businesses. Purchase a gift card or merchandise from your favorite coffee shop, restaurant or boutique shop. Let them know that you have their back and you will return when this all blows over. Trust us, this means the world!

We will continue to monitor the steps, response, and recommendations given by the World Health Organization (WHO), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and New York State and local health officials regarding COVID-19. Should any measures being taken impact any of our operations we will be sure to notify our guests immediately. Thank you for your loyalty and patronage. We look forward to continuing to serve you and welcome you to our Château family.