A North East Thai restaurant has been forced to temporarily close due to ‘unforeseen circumstances.’

Orangegrass Thai, located on Mount Terrace in South Shields, confirmed on Thursday (May 30) they had to shut their doors.

They said they are working hard to resolve the issue and plan to reopen soon.

The business thanked customers for their patience and support at this time.

A spokesperson for the eatery said: “Due to unforeseen circumstances, we have had to temporarily close Orangegrass Thai.

“We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. We are working hard to resolve the issues and reopen as soon as possible.

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“Please stay tuned for updates on our reopening - we hope to welcome you all back very soon!

“Thank you for your patience and continued support.”

The Northern Echo has contacted Orangegrass Thai for more information on the closure.