Tim Hortons parent company says they are closing the sit down restaurant portion of their operations and only providing take-out, drive-thru and delivery service as of Tomorrow.
Restaurant Brands International Inc. announced the measures Monday morning. It says the popular coffee and donut outlets will change the way they do business in an effort to reduce the spread of COVID-19.
The change comes as governments across the country urge Canadians to engage in social distancing to slow the spread of the virus.
Restaurant Brands acknowledged that Tim Hortons restaurants are gathering places for communities.
It said if there are further instructions from public health officials it will take any necessary extra steps.