New restaurant showcases Florence Chadwick

SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – A restaurant called The Florence recently opened and features the life and successes of Florence Chadwick.

Florence Chadwick was the first person to swim the English Channel both ways.

The Florence is located at Kilroy Sabre Springs located just off where the 15 and 56 meet.

The restaurant is near Ted Williams Parkway and according to restaurant partners, Florence was actually friends with Ted Williams, as well as many other famous athletes.

Also the land The Florence is located on use to belong to the Chadwick Family.

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