Mad Dog Saloon closed for business, The Hub Grill and Bar moving in

Posted at 2:29 PM, Sep 09, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-09 17:29:47-04
The Mad Dog Saloon in Mesa closed, but the building won't be empty. The Hub Grill and Bar is opening its second east Valley location Tues., Sept. 13 at Mad Dog's former location on S. Stapley Dr. near Baseline Rd. The saloon posted this message to its Facebook page:
We want to thank all of our loyal customers over the years for all of your support. The rumors are true and we are moving on and passing the torch to The Hub Grill and Bar! So here is a big CHEERS to you!
A spokesperson from The Hub Grill and Bar said the doors will open at 11 a.m. on Tuesday.  They are assuring their current patrons that they are not closing their doors at the S. Sossaman Rd. and E. Southern Ave. location.
Here is a list of other recently closed Valley restaurants:
Apple Dumpling Cafe 3076 Chandler Heights Chandler
Archie's Deli 15332 W Bell Rd #101, Surprise
Barrel Grill & Modern Saloon 15703 N 83rd Ave, Peoria
Black & Bleu American Grill 9343 E Shea Blvd Ste B135 Scottsdale
The Cove Trattoria 7001 N Scottsdale Rd Paradise Valley  
Chico's Grill 530 E McDowell Phoenix
Dessie's Cafe 4050 W Ray Rd C14, Chandler
Dino's Ristorante 15842 N Cave Creek Rd Phoenix
Hal O Penos 3515 W Northern Ave Phoenix
Yogurtland 555 N Scottsdale Rd Tempe
Logan's Roadhouse 2649 S Market St Gilbert
Mad Dog Saloon 1860 S Stapley Dr. Mesa
New York Flavor 15170 W. Bell Rd. Surprise
The Cove Trattoria 7001 N Scottsdale Rd Paradise Valley
US Fries Tempe 414 S Mill Ave, Tempe