Olde Hitching Post



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  • Owners: Tom Kessaris and Andrea Garnavos
  • Full address: 48 Spring Street, Hanson, MA 02341
  • Website: www.oldehitchingpost.com
  • Opened: 25 years ago. Current owner since October 2005
  • Type of food/restaurant: Yankee / Seafood / Greek
  • Service hours: Tuesday – Thursday 11:00am – 9:00pm
  • Friday – Saturday 8:00am – 10:00pm Sunday 8:00am – 9:00pm Closed Monday
  • Restaurant size: 2300 sq. feet
  • Front of house size: 1200 sq. feet
  • Back of house size: 1100 sq. feet
  • No. of seats: 160
  • No. of employees: 1 full-time and 14 part time
  • Liquor License
  • For the past five years, Tom has put in $150,000 annually to keep the restaurant afloat. If things don’t change, Tom will not be able to leave the restaurant because Andrea and her husband cannot afford to keep it open.
  • If issues between Tom, Andrea, and Janice aren’t rectified, the tension will continue to escalate and affect business. 
  • Bills are piling up and business is down. A restaurant opened down the street and is packed nightly. If business doesn’t pick up, they could lose the Olde Hitching Post. 
  • If Tom does not leave and let Andrea run the business, Andrea and her husband Spiro might have to leave the restaurant.