Restaurant Owner with down syndrome runs the world’s friendliest eatery ever


Down syndrome or otherwise known as “DNS” is a genetic disorder. After birth, the person with down syndrome is facing many obstacles, primarily related to mental well-being and physical delays.


Usually, the parents of kids with down syndrome are genetically in a state of well-being. Currently, there’s no cure for down-syndrome, but it might appear in the future.

Tim is a very special human being, he owns a restaurant in Albuquerque, here’s his story.

“Tim Harris, owner of Tim’s Place, is the country’s only restaurant owner with Down’s Syndrome,. The joy he gets from serving people good food carries over into his diner’s most famous export: hugs! ”

It’s a beautiful place!


Free hugs for everyone!


He was America’s only down syndrome restaurant owner to date, but he decided to move on as the ‘love bug’ hit him.

“I think I got hit by the love bug”

Daily Mail

“Every time I feel sad, my girlfriend makes me feel a lot happier,” he tells CBS.

“To this day, Tim has given out more than 60,000 hugs and has received wishes from over 38 countries” – Amazing milestone!

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