Prima Dora shop, new coffeehouse now open, plus more Georgetown business news

Prima Dora sells unique gifts by local artists, and it opened in Georgetown on Aug. 4. (Courtesy Prima Dora)
Prima Dora sells unique gifts by local artists, and it opened in Georgetown on Aug. 4. (Courtesy Prima Dora)

Prima Dora sells unique gifts by local artists, and it opened in Georgetown on Aug. 4. (Courtesy Prima Dora)

Prima Dora opened a second location in Georgetown on Aug. 4. The shop, the first location of which is on South Congress Avenue in Austin, sells unique gifts by local artists, such as jewelry, T-shirts, souvenirs and more. It is located on the Georgetown Square at 114 W. Eighth St., Georgetown. 512-688-2291. https://primadora.com

Wish Well House is a wedding and event venue slated to open in 2021 at 511 S. Main St., Georgetown. According to its website, the venue will bring modern design to a historic urban building. The interior includes high ceilings with exposed beams; large windows with natural light; private preparation rooms upstairs; an outdoor courtyard and “the most stunning restrooms you may ever see,” per the website. 512-591-1955. www.wishwellhouse.com


Rivery Coffeehouse & Desserts replaced Woops Bakeshop in the Summit at Rivery Park on July 10. The new coffeehouse offers European desserts and pastries as well as breakfast and lunch sandwiches and flatbreads. It also sells beer and wine. Woops Bakeshop was known for its French macarons and pastries, as well as coffee, gelato, cookies and sandwiches. Rivery Coffeehouse is located at 1500 Rivery Blvd., Ste. 2155, Georgetown. 512-887-1797. www.facebook.com/riverycoffeehouse

Austin Gastroenterology, which operates a location at 3201 S. Austin Ave., Ste. 350, Georgetown, celebrated its 20th year of business in August. The physician group specializes in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of digestive and liver diseases. According to the group, physicians from three separate offices merged to form Austin Gastroenterology in 2000, beginning with locations in Round Rock, East Austin and South Austin. The group currently has 34 gastroenterologists and 29 advanced practice providers serving at 16 clinic locations, two infusion centers and three endoscopy centers across the Austin area. 512-244-2273. www.austingastro.com
By Ali Linan
Ali Linan began covering Georgetown for Community Impact Newspaper in 2018. Her reporting focuses on education and Williamson County. Ali hails from El Paso and graduated from Syracuse University in 2017.
By Sally Grace Holtgrieve
Sally Grace Holtgrieve solidified her passion for news during her time as Editor-in-Chief of Christopher Newport University's student newspaper, The Captain's Log. She started her professional career at The Virginia Gazette and moved to Texas in 2015 to cover government and politics at The Temple Daily Telegram. She started working at Community Impact Newspaper in February 2018 as the Lake Travis-Westlake reporter and moved into the role of Georgetown editor in June 2019, and in addition, editor of Leander-Cedar Park in August 2020.


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