The Steak Out in Marana closed on Sunday, the victim of an economy that never quite met the restaurant’s expectations.

“The weekends were great but to be honest it wasn’t the growth that we expect and built for,” said General Manager Michael Wystrach. “The shopping complex never really built out. We built for the expectations and they never materialized.”

Wystrach’s family owns the original Steak Out in Sonoita, which has been around more than 30 years.

See the full story in Wednesday’s Arizona Daily Star