During the summer of 2003, two couples had similar dreams.

During the summer of 2003, Kurt and Cindy Nygaard of Hudson, Ohio wanted to take their appreciation of fine food and wine to the next level, owning a restaurant. The couple applied their business experiences to make Downtown 140, their dream, come to fruition. Downtown 140 provides mouthwatering Smallest, Small and Not So Small Plates paired with an award-winning wine list and a warm environment that make guests feel at home.