Downtown's Kiwi Gelato Closing Its Doors
Last updated 5/31/2021 at 9:08am
A sweet era is coming to an end in downtown Brevard: After 13 years, Kiwi Gelato is closing its doors.
Since 2007, Kiwi Gelato has been a beloved down-town staple for residents and visitors alike, offering homemade gelato, delicious coffee and affogatos, and a warm and friendly space to gather and to have a chat with proprietor Richard Coadwell.
Coadwell, a native New Zealander – or "Kiwi" – arrived in Brevard with his wife, Heather Layton, whom he'd met when Layton was teaching overseas. Originally, Coadwell dreamed of owning a coffee shop, but a chance encounter with a pan of home...