Monday, April 15, 2013
The seafood restaurant had a “soft opening” over the weekend and plan to formally open on Monday afternoon.
The Rumfish Grille in the Great Southern Shopping Center is expected to open Monday. The seafood restaurant had a “soft opening” over the weekend and plan to formally open on Monday afternoon. The new restaurant is located in the corner of Great Southern next to Tuesday Mornings. The opening date has been slowed over the past year for unknown reasons. Construction started on the restaurant in Kirwan Heights more than a year ago. Like the Chartiers Valley Patch Facebook page or sign up for our Daily E-mail Newsletter
Tuesday, March 12, 2013
A new business is moving into the former Colony restaurant location on Cochran Road in Scott.
A new business is moving into the former Colony restaurant location on Cochran Road, but what exactly it will be isn’t clear. A place called Club Colony is moving into the location, although it’s not know when the establishment will open and what it will offer. A liquor license application is on one of the windows right below a sign that boldly announces that the establishment is “NOW HIRING.” Workers were also seen painting parts of the building’s exterior and promised more work is being done inside. Neither property’s developer nor Scott Township officials returned repeated calls to discuss the new business. Andora was the most recent restaurant to open there, but it closed its doors last year and moved to a new location in Fox Chapel. …
Wednesday, March 6, 2013
The new Target opened at the South Hills Village Mall and Patch got a sneak peek of the store! Click on the story to check out a photo slideshow and short video of the grand opening Tuesday!
Upper St. Clair and Bethel Park officials joined employees and VIGs (Very Important Guests) in celebrating the opening of the new South Hills Village Target Tuesday night. "The overall area is going to benefit from this," said Bob Orchowski, president of the Upper St. Clair Board of Commissioners. "I'm certain Target's going to be a great addition. Thank you and welcome." The new Target is one step below a Super Target. It includes a Starbucks and a grocery area with fresh produce. The store's "soft opening" to the public is on March 6. Its grand opening is March 10. The store is on the first floor of the former Boscov's, a building that remained vacant for years. Along with Orchowski, Bethel Park Mayor Clifford Morton, U.S. Rep. Tim …
Monday, February 25, 2013
Andora in Scott Township has been closed for about a year, so we’re asking our readers what type of restaurant would you like to see move into this prime location?
Andora in Scott Township has been closed for about a year, so we’re asking our readers what type of restaurant would you like to see move into this prime location? The building at Cochran and Greentree roads has been several different fancy restaurants in recent years and there have been many different reasons why they closed or relocated. If you could see any business in this location, what would you like in the plaza? If not a restaurant, what else do you see here? What restaurant does this area need that it doesn’t already have nearby? Use your imagination and tell us in the comment section! Like the Chartiers Valley Patch Facebook page or sign up for our Daily E-mail Newsletter!
Tuesday, January 29, 2013
We’re asking our readers what you want to see go into the former Cici's Pizza location in the Chartiers Valley Shopping Center after it closed months ago.
Cici’s Pizza at Chartiers Valley Shopping Center has been closed for months, so we’re asking our readers what you want to see go into the former restaurant’s location. The empty restaurant along highly-traveled Route 50 is just a few doors down from Dunham’s sporting goods store and the DMV. It would make a perfect spot for a new restaurant or shop. What does this area need that it doesn’t already have nearby? So, if you could see any business in this location, what would you like in the plaza? If not a restaurant, what else do you see here? Use your imagination and tell us in the comment section! Like the Chartiers Valley Patch Facebook page or sign up for our Daily E-mail Newsletter!
Saturday, January 26, 2013
The old Roth Carpet building in Mt. Lebanon is finally being demolished to make way for The Fresh Market grocery store.
The old Roth Carpet building in Mt. Lebanon is finally being demolished to make way for The Fresh Market grocery store. Demolition crews were at the property along Route 19 this past week ripping down the existing building with excavators and hauling off the debris in dump trucks. The property will be the site of The Fresh Market grocery store that offers “an old-style butcher shop and fish market, bakery, produce and floral stands.” A company spokeswoman said a lease has been signed for the location, but an opening date has not been set. She could not comment on the construction timeline, but said it is expected to begin relatively soon. According to The Fresh Market website, the store would convey an atmosphere of an old world European …
Thursday, January 17, 2013
See what our Patch reporter found when she got a sneak peek inside the new seafood restaurant near South Hills Village Mall.
Bonefish Grill in Upper St. Clair is now open and has something for everyone. The restaurant chain is the first to open in the Pittsburgh area and is known for its fresh seafood. The Bang Bang Shrimp appetizer—tender, crispy shrimp tossed in a creamy, spicy (but not too spicy) sauce—is its most popular menu item. It's only $5 on Wednesdays. Customers can also try the Bang Bang Shrimp in a taco. Some of the other fish choices include Chilean sea bass, longfin tilapia and ahi tuna. Pair the fish with one of four sauces: warm mango salsa, chimichurri, lemon butter and pan Asian. The kobe beef burger (must use two hands!) and Lily's Chicken—with goat cheese, sautéed spinach, artichoke hearts and a lemon basil sauce—are also very popular …
Tuesday, January 15, 2013
The restaurant next to South Hills Village specializes in market fresh fish cooked over a wood-burning grill.
Bonefish Grill officially opened at South Hills Village Mall in Upper St. Clair on Monday. The restaurant—next to South Hills Village—specializes in market fresh fish cooked over a wood-burning grill. You may have seen the restaurant's parking lot packed this weekend. Friday was Friends and Family Night and Saturday was Charity Night. The address is 1835 Washington Rd. and the hours are Monday through Thursday, 4 to 10:30 p.m.; Friday and Saturday 4 to 11:30 p.m.; and Sunday 11 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. The phone number is 412-835-3239. Upper St. Clair commissioners approved the construction of the restaurant in May and an outdoor dining area in October. The restaurant employs about 100 people. Have you been to a Bonefish Grill before? How was it?
Sunday, January 13, 2013
Vera Bradley, which is known for its quilted handbags and other accessories, will open in the spring.
Vera Bradley is coming to South Hills Village. The store known for its quilted handbags will open in the spring on the lower level south wing. The store will also feature luggage, totes, and desk and cell phone accessories. Also coming to South Hills Village this year, Bonefish Grill opens on Jan. 14 and Target opens on March 10. “It is so exciting to begin the new year with the opening of these new shopping and dining attractions for the South Hills community,” stated Jennifer Carroll, South Hills Village marketing director. “These new retailers will be key destinations for our customers and are just the first in 2013 to be added to the already-impressive list of shops and eateries at South Hills Village.”
Monday, January 7, 2013
Aladdin's Eatery, a Lebanese/American restaurant chain, is opening on Route 19 in Peters Township.
Aladdin’s Eatery will be opening in McMurray soon. The Lebanese/American restaurant chain is moving into the former Penny’s Diner location along Route 19. A large banner across the storefront announces that the new restaurant is “Coming Soon!” Aladdin’s full menu is also posted on the door for customers to view before it opens. Like the Chartiers Valley Patch Facebook page or sign up for our Daily E-mail Newsletter The restaurant could be opening as soon as February, although company officials did not return phone message seeking comment on the expansion. Officials at Walnut Capital, which manages the storefronts across from Kmart, could not comment on when the restaurant will open. There are nearly 30 Aladdin’s restaurants across the …