Lenox Square Grill opening in trendy Buckhead
Atlanta Indianapolis-based Simon Property Group said its Lenox Square shopping center in the Buckhead area of Atlanta would add a signature restaurant this fall with the opening of Lenox Square Grill.
Lenox Square Grill is a new concept from CentraArchy, a local company that owns Tavern at Phipps, New York Prime, Joey D’s and California Dreaming.
The restaurant, expected to open fall 2009, will accommodate more than 300 guests and include an extensive outdoor seating area along with several private dining rooms.
Located in the heart of Buckhead, Lenox Square is an Atlanta landmark, anchored by Bloomingdale’s, Macy’s and Neiman Marcus.
Fresh & Easy set to open four stores in July
El Segundo, Calif. Fresh & Easy Neighborhood Market Wednesday announced plans to open four stores in July, which will be the chain’s first stores to open in California’s Pasadena, Oxnard and Santa Barbara counties.
Fresh & Easy, the U.S. division of Tesco, currently operates 120 stores in California, Arizona and Nevada.
Barnes & Noble to open flagship on Manhattan’s Upper East Side
New York City Barnes & Noble will open a two-level, 55-sq.-ft. flagship on the Upper East Side of Manhattan, on June 19.
Special enhancements for the new store include an advanced cash wrap queuing system, a custom neighborhood mural in the store’s lobby with a video wall and video streams of live information and entertainment displayed on video walls throughout the store, and stroller parking in the B&N Jr. section for families on the go.