New plans for the Rupsis Tavern

Rupsis Tavern that has been closed for some years has been bought and will reopen. The tavern is located on Hattie St. Pictured at right is Darlene Then and Frank Then whose family has aquired the tavern. At left is Leonor Cabrera and Jesus Robles who with run the kitchen and bar. Photo by Marc Schultz

Rupsis Tavern that has been closed for some years has been bought and will reopen. The tavern is located on Hattie St. Pictured at right is Darlene Then and Frank Then whose family has aquired the tavern. At left is Leonor Cabrera and Jesus Robles who with run the kitchen and bar. Photo by Marc Schultz

A Schenectady couple wants to open a family-friendly restaurant at the former Rupsis Tavern, a longtime Carrie Street hangout for Union College students and Northside neighborhood residents. The Daily Gazette story says the restaurant may offer Latin American cuisine.