In 2008, Havanchak, began his journey into restaurant ownership and took control of seafood hotspot Lure Bistro, located in downtown Willoughby. Six years later, he opened Square Bistro, located in historic downtown Chardon. Square Bistro specializes in unique dishes in a casual setting, a dozen hand crafted beers on tap and an experience you can’t get anywhere else in Chardon.
Havanchak focuses on fresh ingredients in all of his dishes including locally grown and raised beef, pork and lamb from New Creations Farm in Chardon. His vegetables are also acquired from various farms in the Geauga County area.