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Echo Press photo by Greta Petrich Trophy's Restaurant along Highway 27 near Nelson closed its doors January 1. It was the third restaurant in the Alexandria lakes area to close since the New Year.

Trophy's shuts its doors

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Another area restaurant is no longer open.

Trophy's Restaurant, which has been owned by Scott Larson and Penny Trenne since October of 2005, closed its doors for good on January 1. (The newspaper held off doing a story until the owners could be interviewed.)


The restaurant, located along Highway 27 near Nelson, has held several names over the years.

Larson said in the 1950s, it was known as The Colonial Club. It was also known as the Blue Goose and Santa Fe.

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