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Chamber welcomes new Handlebar and Grill owner

The Great Bend Chamber of Commerce hosted a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Thursday, April 25th, to extend a warm welcome to Juan Lopez, the new owner of the Handlebar & Grill. The event, held at 10 a.m., marked the beginning of an exciting chapter for both the owner and this well-known dining establishment located at 807 10th St, Great Bend.

Juan Lopez was accompanied by his daughter, wife Maria, sister Jacque Lopez, and the dedicated staff members of the Handlebar & Grill. They received warm greetings from enthusiastic members of the community, business leaders, and Chamber representatives. During the event, both Lopez and his staff members spoke highly of each other, showing the strong partnership they’ve developed since Lopez assumed ownership a few months ago.

Juan Lopez, drawing upon years of restaurant ownership experience, expressed his heartfelt appreciation for the warm reception, stating, “We are deeply thankful for the opportunity to continue the tradition and food of this great restaurant.” 

Lopez assured loyal customers that there are no plans to make changes to the menu, confirming that the same delicious food they have come to know and love will still be available. Feedback from guests has reaffirmed the food’s exceptional quality, reinforcing the Handlebar & Grill as a staple dining destination in the Great Bend community. In addition, customers can look forward to experiencing the same vibrant atmosphere and reliable operating hours they’ve come to appreciate.

For more information about Handlebar & Grill and its services, visit, or contact 620-603-6676.