Topgolf has been issued a permit to build a $10 million facility near Siegen Lane at the location formerly home to Tinseltown, according to city-parish records.
Restaurant / Bar
Brew Ha-Ha!, the popular Mid City coffee shop, is opening a second Baton Rouge location at the Settlement at Willow Grove later this year.
The Bengal Tap Room, a new sports bar and grill located in the Third Street space formerly occupied by The Draft House bar, had a soft opening over the weekend and will begin regular operations next week.
City Pork Deli & Charcuterie will open a restaurant in the LSU Design Building this spring. The cafe in the Julian T. White Design Atrium will sell signature sandwiches such as the Big Pig and the Cubano, along with house-made charcuterie and cheese boards. Grab-and-go sandwiches and salads also will be offered for students. The restaurant will […]
Principals from some of Baton Rouge’s most popular new eateries are teaming up to open two new establishments downtown in the building at 421 Third St.—a sports bar and grill, and a traditional Creole restaurant with a high-end private event space on its second floor.
Kalurah Street Grill pastry chef Kaila Kay and executive chef Kelley McCann are planning to open a new bakery on the site of the former Jiffy Lube on Perkins Road near College Drive. Cane & Fig Artisan Bakery will have a storefront for retail customers but will also be a wholesaler supplying other restaurants, including Kalurah Street […]
The Halal Guys, a chain that got its start in the 1990s as a food cart in New York City, plans to open a restaurant serving chicken and gyro combo platters near LSU. The opening at 320 Lee Drive is set for Oct. 20, said Logan Trotter, a partner in TMJ Group, the Lafayette-based company […]
Bud’s Broilers, a longtime New Orleans burger spot, is set to open its first Baton Rouge location near Tigerland within the next two months. Owner Mel Ziegler says work is currently underway on the space formerly home to Rotolo’s Pizzeria and Dive Bar & Grill on Nicholson Drive. He had initially hoped to open for the start […]
The owners of Atomic Burger, a Metairie-based fast-casual restaurant, are moving forward with plans for a Baton Rouge location after closing on property near LSU. Joe Spitale, who co-owns the restaurant with his brother Nick, says he closed yesterday on the 0.8-acre plot of land at Ben Hur Road and Burbank Drive. The Spitales bought the property […]
Work crews will begin bulldozing the former Ruby Tuesday’s location at 5108 Corporate Blvd. in the Esplanade Mall this week, and several potential restaurant tenants are interested in building a new restaurant on the site, according to Jonathan Walker of Maestri-Murrell Commercial Real Estate, which handles leasing for the shopping center.