Gallery: Auburn's Hunter Dinerant, over the years The Citizen staff Mar 26, 2020 Mar 26, 2020 Coronavirus 7.JPG The iconic Hunter Dinerant in Auburn has closed after trying to offer takeout service during the coronavirus pandemic. Kevin Rivoli, The Citizen Coronavirus 11.JPG The Hunter Dinerant in Auburn is closed due to the coronavirus pandemic. Kevin Rivoli, The Citizen Hunter Dinerant 1 On top is the Hunter Dinerant in Auburn when Bill and Rachael Juhl took ownership of the historic downtown restaurant in 2011, and on the bottom is a more recent photo, reflecting the work the Juhls have completed there. Bill Juhl Hunter Dinerant 2 Owners Bill and Rachael Juhl stand inside the kitchen of the Hunter Dinerant in Auburn. Bill Juhl Hunter Dinerant 3 The newly renovated sign for the Hunter Dinerant is lowered onto its post in Auburn. Bill Juhl Hunter Dinerant 4 Work on the Hunter Dinerant sign. Bill Juhl Hunter Dinerant 5 Work on the front of the Hunter Dinerant in Auburn. Bill Juhl Hunter Dinerant 6 A patron exits the Hunter Dinerant after an evening meal in Auburn in 2018. Kevin Rivoli, The Citizen Hunter Dinerant 7 A patron enters the Hunter Dinerant in Auburn in October 2016. Kevin Rivoli, The Citizen Hunter Dinerant 8 Downtown Auburn in 1951, when the Hunter Dinerant was trucked to its current location on Genesee Street. Provided Hunter Dinerant 9 The Hunter Dinerant in the 1950s. Provided Hunter Dinerant 10 Robert and Louise Hunter were the original owners of the Hunter Dinerant. Provided Hunter Dinerant 11 Beau Biden, left, Hunter Dinerant co-owner Rachael Juhl, Vice President Joe Biden and diner co-owner Bill Juhl pose for a picture in Auburn in June 2014. Provided by Bill and Rachael Juhl News Pictures of the Year 14.JPG Watching Donald Trump give his inaugural speech after taking the oath of office as the 45th president of the United States are Rachael Juhl, left, and Sandi Mettler at the Hunter Dinerant in Auburn on Jan. 20, 2017. Kevin Rivoli, The Citizen Storm 6.JPG A customer walks through the door to get out of the cold at the Hunter Dinerant during the winter storm in Auburn Jan. 4, 2018. Kevin Rivoli, The Citizen Winter Storm 8.JPG Staying warm at the Hunter Dinerant in Auburn during the winter storm Jan. 5, 2018. Kevin Rivoli, The Citizen Related to this collection Local News 'The city's diner': Hunter Dinerant in Auburn closes, future uncertain Updated Mar 27, 2020 The owners of the Hunter Dinerant were optimistic on March 15.