The owner of the restaurant bought the abandoned town right off of Craigslist. His goal is to make the town into a tourist destination.
According to The Consumerist
, the town was known as Bankersmith, TX and it can be found northwest of San Antonio.
According to Huffington Post
, the restaurant owner, Doug Guller, wants to start throwing events in the town sometime in the fall.
According to the town's website, between 1949 and 1961 the amount of people people living there was around 20. The town was established back in 1913, and was never big or was home to many people.
Eater Nation reports
that Guller wants to turn the town into a huge playground. He has even talked about making a campground in the town.
Guller also said that he may want to have the most bars per square foot. He will also put a dance hall in the town and the town will also have its own currency.