Restaurants

Villa Rica says “Welcome to Moe’s!”

In the works since 2016, construction is increasing pace at 700 Highway 61 on the new retail space that will include Moe’s Southwest Grill. The development is also slated to include a Starbucks and a nail salon. Moe’s, created in Atlanta in December 2000, is one of the country’s fastest growing restaurant chains of its…

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Del Taco is coming to Douglasville

Del Taco is Coming to Douglasville

After years of rumors and many wishes by local residents, Del Taco is coming to Douglasville. The new location will be at the corner of Highway 5 and Douglas Boulevard as a separate building in the parking lot of the newly revitalized Arbor Square shopping center (former location of K-Mart). The renovation project has been…

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Villa Rica Dairy Queen opened Tuesday, November 7th

Villa Rica Dairy Queen Opening Date

Villa Rica Dairy Queen opened Tuesday, November 7th The new Villa Rica Dairy Queen opening date had been set for November 6th.  However, on November 6 it was not open, and a sign on the door said closed for training. So, training is still in progress.  According to an employee at the store, it should…

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New Georgia Dairy Queen opens to big crowds

New Georgia Dairy Queen

Opening Day at the New Georgia Dairy Queen The New Georgia Dairy Queen opened on October 12 for breakfast to a fairly light crowd. But once area residents began to notice cars in the driveway, business became brisk as lunch approached, and at the time of this post it was still very busy. Another Dairy…

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Blu Rose Bistro opens on Broad Street

Blu Rose Bistro opens on Broad Street

Blu Rose blooms on Broad Street By Chuck Palmer A blue rose is quite rare in nature. They, in fact, only appear with the assistance of a little human creativity. Their rarity and beauty have led them to be associated with love, art, the imagination, and the unattainable. Thus was the inspiration for the name…

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Panera Bread Douglasville opens

Panera Bread Douglasville

On Friday, October 6th, Panera Bread Douglasville opened to enthusiastic crowds who have been eagerly awaiting the new restaurant ever since it was announced. The project was approved by the city government in March of this year and the firm building the facility finished ahead of their goal of completing construction sometime before Thanksgiving. Opening…

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Little Caesars opening second Douglasville store

Little Caesars opening

Pizza lovers can rejoice as Little Caesars is opening a second location, hopefully by the end of this year. The new location will be in the Kroger Shopping Center at the corner of Hospital Drive and Fairburn Road, in the former Blimp spot. This location will be very convenient for those who live in the…

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The Juicy Crab opens Douglasville location

The Juicy Crab

It’s in the bag at the Juicy Crab By Chuck Palmer The Juicy Crab opened in Douglasville on September 28th. The owners tell us that they are planning a “grand opening celebration” sometime in the next few weeks. This is an up and coming seafood restaurant that got its start in Duluth last year and…

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Villa Rica Dairy Queen opening soon

Villa Rica Dairy Queen opens October 2017

The new Villa Rica Dairy Queen is on schedule to open in the middle of October at 811 West Bankhead Highway in Villa Rica. Training will begin the first week of October, and the restaurant will open a week or two after that. This restaurant will be the largest of the over 200 Dairy Queens in…

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