Why do restaurants close early?

So the other night I wanted to order food from this semi local chain restaurant that is in my area. I got off work at 10PM and called the restaurant because their hours are till 11PM but the lady that answered the phone said “sorry we can’t take your order right now, we are closed” and then hund up. The thing that... show more So the other night I wanted to order food from this semi local chain restaurant that is in my area. I got off work at 10PM and called the restaurant because their hours are till 11PM but the lady that answered the phone said “sorry we can’t take your order right now, we are closed” and then hund up. The thing that annoys me is that it clearly says on their sign that they are open till 11PM and on Google it also said 11PM. I can understand closing early if there are no customers but its still annoying to people like me who had to work late and wanted a good meal at that time of night.
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