Most Cooper-Young residents and Midtowners are excited for the Grand Re-opening of Kroger located at 1759 Union Ave on Nov 2nd.  The store will open at 6:00am with the Ribbon Cutting scheduled for 9:00 am.
The store will contain a Corky’s BBQ, Murray’s Cheese Shop, sushi bar, juice bar, chocolate dipping station and a New York style sandwich shop just to mention of few of the new exciting features at this location.

Sweet Potato Baby Cafe
Aryen Moore-Alston is the owner of a new and exciting eatery in our area.  If you haven’t checked it out already go and see what all the buzz is about (it’s in an office building and they will buzz you in) located in the United Way Plaza building at 1005 Tillman, open Tuesday – Friday 11:30 – 2:30.

Several sweet potato dishes will be on the menu along with her signature cupcakes, sweet potato chips, sweet potato biscuits with honey butter.  Other menu such as soups, salads, sandwiches, plus entrees like miso salmon, Nonna’s ragout (a hearty beef and pasta dish are also available.

Otherlands Coffee Bar & Exotic Gifts
Located in a funky building on Cooper is known for its wonderful pastries and desserts.  You will also find some great handcrafted gifts.  The walls feature some great art pieces by local artists that would make wonderful gifts.  Loads of gift ideas throughout the building.

Stone Soup Cafe
Chef Sharron Johnson at will be happy to prepare you some great comfort food.  Offering great daily baked goods, produce and products from local growers.  Go by for breakfast, lunch or dinner, you will be delighted that you did!

This is just a few of the great local eateries in our area!