Thai Restaurant Opening Friday in Danville

Danville, VA -- Lots of people are excited about a new restaurant coming to the Southside. Moon River Thai Bistro is the first of its kind in Danville. It's located on North Main, next to the North Theater and they will start serving to the public on Friday. Moon River has a large seating area and a bar available. But before they open their doors Friday, they made sure to follow a tradition to help with the success of the restaurant. The restaurant owners had three Buddhist monks from Thailand bless the restaurant."It's a tradition in Thailand when someone buys a new house or has a new business, the monks come and bless it for good luck," said Dan Doby, Manager.Moon River Thai Bistro also has three other locations in North Carolina.