Blue Moon Restaurant opens in former Ojeda's space in Lewisville

Blue Moon Restaurant opened in the former Ojedau2019s space.

Blue Moon Restaurant opened in the former Ojedau2019s space.

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Blue Moon Restaurant opened in May in the former Ojeda’s space at 1680 S. SH 121, Lewisville. The restaurant serves Tex-Mex & Indo-Pak dishes. Menu items include brisket nachos, fajitas, tacos and enchiladas. 469-702-2442. www.facebook.com/bluemoonrec
By Sherelle Black
Sherelle joined Community Impact Newspaper in July 2014 as a reporter for the Grapevine/Colleyville/Southlake edition. She was promoted in 2015 to editor of the GCS edition. In August 2017, Sherelle became the editor of the Lewisville/Flower Mound/Highland Village edition. Sherelle covers transportation, economic development, education and features.


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