Johnston restaurant to reopen

The former J&D Family Restaurant in Johnston will reopen as an Uncle Tony's.

A restaurant that shut down in Johnston will reopen under new ownership.

Uncle Tony's is taking over the former J&D Family Restaurant on Putnam Pike.

Uncle Tony's website says the new restaurant will open in late spring or early summer.

It will seat nearly 200 people with parking for about 100 cars.

Uncle Tony's says it will begin taking job applications in early May.