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All-day breakfast location Ellen’s is in growth method
Refreshing off the news that well known Downtown cafe Ellen’s, acknowledged for serving breakfast, lunch, and evening meal all day very long, would be opening a locale in East Dallas’ Casa Linda neighborhood, comes term of an additional Ellen’s locale in the will work.
Ellen’s will also be taking above the room that was previously Crossroads Diner, at 17194 Preston Street. Renovations at the diner are presently underway, and the new spot is predicted to open up this summer time. Crossroads Diner closed in November 2020, just days shy of its 10-12 months anniversary.
Ellen’s, which was launched in 2012, has been in growth mode lately. A second site opened in Allen in 2020, and two much more spots are in also the functions — one in Frisco at Stonebriar Commons Shopping Heart, a person in Fort Worth’s south side.
Southern food stuff purveyor Biscuit Bar will shortly open in Coppell
Biscuit Bar, the cafe that serves up sweet and savory biscuit sandwiches crammed with everything from Philly cheesesteaks to Nashville-model sizzling hen, will before long open up its Coppell outpost.
The cafe, at 104 S. Denton Faucet Street, is established to open for breakfast on Monday, April 26. The cafe joins spots in Plano, Deep Ellum, Arlington, and the Stockyards. A site in Abilene is envisioned to open afterwards this summer months, and an Addison outpost is scheduled to open up by the end of the calendar year.
Biscuit Bar is also hopping on the ghost kitchen area prepare, signing up for Trinity Groves’ CloudKitchen. Operating from a virtual kitchen will enable the cafe to examination new menu merchandise as effectively as acquire shopper details on shipping demand.
Oatly’s plant-based soft provide will before long be available at Rangers video games
Oatly, the wildly preferred oat milk brand, is launching its 1st-ever plant-based delicate serve at 3 significant league baseball stadiums, such as World Life Area. The oat-dependent ice product, which is out there now at all Rangers house video games, comes in chocolate and vanilla flavors. Oatly by now can make frozen plant-based ice cream, which is available in retailers, but the gentle provide is new. Oatly’s income of its original oat milk have spiked for the duration of the pandemic, and the brand is making ready to acquire its ownership community.