Lots of Exciting Restaurant News…

Edgewood Bakers Sold- To Be Converted into French Pantry
Jaguars owner Shad Khan recently sold the Edgewood Bakery in Murray Hill to John Valentino, a successful local restaurateur who owns several local Mellow Mushrooms, Burrito Gallery, Uptown Kitchen and The French Pantry. Valentino plans on converting the Murray Hill bakery into a French Pantry, which currently has only one location on Powers Avenue and enjoys a cult-like following.
Alexa Epitropoulos with the Jacksonville Business Journal covered the story.

Hawkers Expansion Plans
Hawkers Asian Street Fare is expanding into the Neptune Beach market, as well as expanding outside of Jax, opening a store in St. Petersburg. The concept was started in Orlando, then brought to Jax where it has been extremely successful operating in 5 Points.
Alexa Epitropoulos with the Jacksonville Business Journal Covered the story.

Maple Street Biscuit Co. Expanding
Maple Street Biscuit Co., which became famous in recent years for their fried chicken biscuits, announced that they will be trying out a new Latin food concept that will be called B Street Eats. They will be opening the restaurant in St. Augustine, next to the existing Maple Street Biscuit Co. location.
Alexa Epitropoulos with the Jacksonville Business Journal covered the story.

Upscale Mexican Coming to San Marco
Puerta Vallarta will be opening in April in the San Marco neighborhood, in the historic San Marco Train Station, which is behind the Panera Bread Co. along Hendricks Avenue. The restaurant will have 180 seats and take up 3,000 SF.

Alexa Epitropoulos with the Jacksonville Business Journal covered the story.

About Ernie Saltmarsh

Ernie works for Colliers International in the Northeast Florida Investment Services Group. The team includes Robert Selton, Scott Rogers, Ernie Saltmarsh and Adrienne Miller. Ernie works with buyers who are looking to invest in commercial real estate and sellers who are looking to dispose of investment assets. Ernie's background in research, marketing and finance provide the vital skills necessary to serve his clients.

Posted on March 1, 2016, in Hotel-Restaurant-Tourism, JAX Business Journal, Shopping Centers/Retailers, Uncategorized and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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