Restaurant faces criticism after dress code sign posted to fend off gangs

Response to controversial dress code sign in restaurant

DES MOINES, Iowa -- A new restaurant has been causing a lot of conversation, but not about its food.

The restaurant is facing some controversy after posting a dress code that adheres to a gang-related incident that happened. 

The owner of the Tipsy Crow Tavern told KCCI the dress code was meant to keep customers safe.

The following dress code items were posted: 

  • Plain T’s
  • Baggy jeans
  • Jeans hanging below the waist
  • Doo rags
  • Sideways caps
  • Construction boots
  • Sunglasses at night

For more on the story, check out the KCCI article

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