COVID-19 Response

How we’re keeping our employees and guests safe as we re-open

Malones Taphouse is SO excited to re open our doors and welcome back our fabulous guests. The health and safety of our patrons and staff is our top priority. Below are some of the steps we’ve taken to ensure we’re operating safely. Rest assured, our safety plan - stage 2 covers all the recommended and required health and safety protocols and adheres to provincial health official demands.

What you can expect of us, your Malones team:

Elimination of physical contact implemented at more than one level:

  • New floor plans and seating arrangements to allow for 2-meter distance
  • New service model where contactless service is followed wherever possible
  • Digital menus that can be accessed through your phone, or single use paper copies.
  • Contactless take-out and off-sales stations

Engineering measures to avoid contact where social distancing is not possible

  • Plexiglass installed between booths
  • Plexiglass installed at certain bar areas

Administrative measures to ensure staff and guests safety

  • Extensive and comprehensive Safety Plan to be followed by all staff
  • More frequent cleaning and sanitizing of high touched surfaces
  • Staff temperatures will be taken upon arriving to work  
  • New procedures when dealing with: table service, food delivery, cleaning dishes, and staff breaks.

The use of PPE

  • Masks are mandatory for all service and kitchen to wear

What we ask of you, our beloved patron:

  • Please wear a mask when coming into the venue and when going to the washroom.
  • Please sanitize your hands upon entering. Sanitizer will be provided at the entrance and throughout the bar.
  • Please follow posted signs for entering and exiting the building, as well as occupancy for different areas such as washrooms.
  • Pleaser respect social distancing. Keep a 2M distance between you, staff, and other patrons.
  • Please refrain from visiting us if you are presenting symptoms of illness or have been exposed to someone who has tested positive.
  • Please refrain from sitting with guests outside of your safe bubble. Party sizes will be limited to 6 persons.
  • Avoiding visiting our venue if you have underlying medical conditions.

We know dining with us looks a little different than a few months ago, but we’re sure it will be better than ever. The beers are cold, cocktails are fresh, food is hot and we’re ready to welcome you back.

With love and gratitude,

Malones Taphouse

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