Jo's Coffee, other businesses bring new locations to north Central Austin

Photo of a Joe's coffee barista handing off a drive-thru coffee
Jo's Coffee opened a North Austin location in January. (Courtesy Chad Wadsworth)

Jo's Coffee opened a North Austin location in January. (Courtesy Chad Wadsworth)

Four new businesses have recently opened in or are coming soon to north Central Austin.

1. National restaurateur and Food Network icon Guy Fieri opened a location of Guy Fieri’s Flavortown Kitchen in early February at 3612 Tudor Blvd., Austin, near the Gateway Center. The restaurant operates out of a ghost kitchen space, which means that there is no dine-in service, only takeout and delivery. It serves burgers, wings, salads and appetizers, such as cheesesteak egg rolls.

2. Jo's Coffee opened a new location Jan. 27 at 1000 E. 41st St., Austin, in the Hancock Center shopping plaza. This is the fourth location for Jo's in Austin and the first with a drive-thru option. The others are located on South Congress Avenue, on campus at St. Edward's University and downtown on West Second Street. 512-383-5211.

3. Studio Metric, a consortium of furniture makers and artists, will open a new showroom and workshop around April 1 at 6401 Airport Blvd., Austin, in the former Firestone Complete Autocare. Artists will showcase their work and design a line of desks and chairs. 512-265-1820.

4. Thom's Market opened its new Allandale store Jan. 15 at 5901 Burnet Road, Austin. Owner Bill Thom opened a location of the market in 2008 on Barton Springs Road. The North Austin store, which goes into the location that was formerly a 7-Eleven convenience store, is the fourth Thom's Market in Austin. 512-992-0808.
By Olivia Aldridge
Olivia is the reporter for Community Impact's Central Austin edition. A graduate of Presbyterian College in upstate South Carolina, Olivia was a reporter and producer at South Carolina Public Radio before joining Community Impact in Austin.


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