Fat Shack will open a new location this summer at 6205 Coit Road, Ste. 364, Plano. It will be the fifth Fat Shack in Texas and third in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. Fat Shack started in Fort Collins, Colorado, but has since expanded to nearly 30 locations nationwide. It is known for its signature Fat Sandwiches and late-night hours. A phone number for this location is not yet available. www.fatshack.com
Erick Pirayesh joined Community Impact Newspaper in May 2021. He is a graduate of the University of Northern Colorado Journalism and Media Studies program. He previously served as editor-in-chief of The Channels student newspaper in Santa Barbara, California.