The popular Livingoods Restaurant has relocated from downtown Plattsburgh to the former Crickets location in Peru. Pictured here are co-owners Jess and Matt Ray behind the bar at the new Livingoods location on the Bear Swamp Road in Peru. See related article on page 3 inside.
Photo by Shawn Ryan.
continued With more space, Livingoods can not only seat more people, but can now host parties as well. Shortly after opening they were booked through December for Christmas parties.
For the Rays though, growing in size was only part of the reason they moved. The main reason was to open the brewery. Jess calls Matt an artist of the pallet, and says he has a special knack with beer.
“He loves to cook, but he’s at his happiest when he’s wearing those brew boots and his Carhartts.”
If all goes to plan, he’ll have the opportunity to don those boots by early spring.