Restaurant News

Get a Peek Inside DeSoto Central Market Before the Grand Opening This Weekend

Ladders, blue prints, and layers of dust covered almost every surface within DeSoto Central Market on Monday, but manager Shawn Connelly says he is confident the space will be ready by the grand opening this weekend.

Regardless of the tidying up still needed, the preserved historic beauty of the building and Connelly's vision for the space were visible on a tour earlier this week.

The multi-use space will feature seven restaurant concepts ranging from burgers to cold-pressed juices, an open-air market in the center of the building, a newly-built mezzanine, and an expansive dog-friendly patio with yard games (rumor has it that tetherball will be coming), and access to several of the restaurants through to-go windows.

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