BBQ is Coming to Salem: Southern cuisine is coming to Downtown Salem later this spring and will be run by the same owners of two of Salem’s popular restaurants; Gulu-Gulu Cafe and Flying Saucer Pizza. Smokin’ Betty’s BBQ + Bar is currently under construction and will soon open at 94 Lafayette St in Salem. The menu will feature smoked meats, along with some vegetarian options.
A New Coffee Shop is set to Open in Downtown Salem: Brew Box on Essex is opening soon on Essex St in Salem in the former location of Comida Mexican Taqueria. From their website, Brew Box Essex will offer “an assortment of breakfast, lunch, and pastry items in addition to a specialized coffee program. Our menu is designed with the commuter and those on-the-go in mind.”
Donuts Are Coming to Downtown Salem: The Donut Experiment is coming soon to Derby Street. The shop is set to open at 311 Derby Street; located in same building as Flatbread Company. The Donut Experiment specialzies in made-to-order donuts that allows the customers to decide what they want on their donuts. They new shop is set to open later this fall.
Downtown Salem Restaurant For Sale: One of the longest operating restaurants in Salem, is currently for sale. Located downtown on Salem’s busy “Red Line” Heritage walking trail, this restaurant seats 50+ inside with an additional 15-20 on the outside patios. For more information, click HERE.
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