The employee had also returned for dinner as a guest from noon to 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 18.
Browns said the “employee was working under all safety protocols, including wearing a mask, hand washing and social distancing,” and that as soon as they were notified of the positive test result, they “started to stop proceedings and to look for contacts. with staff and guests.
Browns Socialhouse Newport Village says it is working closely with the Fraser Health Authority and that they have contacted staff and guests who have come in contact with the affected staff member directly.
After contact tracing and disinfection, the restaurant received approval from Fraser Health to reopen and did so at 4 p.m. on Monday.