Inn at Easton For Sale

The future looks uncertain for one of the mid-Atlantic's most treasured getaways.

Chef and owner Andrew Evans is putting the Inn at Easton up for sale and closing its renowned dining room for the winter Jan. 1, according to The Baltimore Sun's dining blog (via The post points to the chef's divorce as the reason for the sale.

The talented chef has other plans, however, for the Eastern Shore town: He'll open a Thai restaurant called Thai Ki at 216 East Dover St., according to the blog's author, Elizabeth Large.

The report leaves open the possibility that Evans could reopen the dining room if the inn doesn't sell. If a sale does go through, the post mentions that he could continue to oversee the restaurant for the new owners, while running Thai Ki.