Tully's Coffee filed for Bankruptcy protection. Closes three Seattle area stores. Above, the Tully's on Broadway on Capitol Hill.


Tully's Coffee filed for bankruptcy protection yesterday, according to the Seattle Times. The Seattle-based coffee chain has closed a total of eight stores that were not profitable, including three in the Seattle area. Tully's had occupied a high foot traffic area on the edge of Seattle Central Community College until it abruptly closed (pictured above). Peet's Coffee & Tea also on Broadway announced that it's doors will be closing on October 14th, 2012.

Peet's Coffee and Tea will be closing later this week.