Rainbow Drive-In Kapahulu confirmed Friday that two employees, who are from the same household, have tested positive for COVID-19, and the restaurant has decided to voluntarily close for one week.
The employees were exposed at home by another member of their household who tested positive for the virus, and upon learning the test result, the employees left the restaurant to get tested as well and isolate at home. Rainbow Drive-In then deep cleaned and sanitized the restaurant.
The restaurant will be closed starting Saturday and plans to reopen on Aug. 29. The closure will allow the testing of all employees and multiple rounds of cleaning.
Rainbow Drive-In does has implemented daily staff temperature checks, uses plastic barriers at cashier windows, and employees have received extra personal protective equipment to use while working.