Poke and Hawaiian katsu eatery to open in Richardson's CityLine development

LemonShark Poke serves fresh poke bowls made with line-caught fresh fish from the Pacific Ocean.

LemonShark Poke serves fresh poke bowls made with line-caught fresh fish from the Pacific Ocean.

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LemonShark Poke, a fast-casual restaurant serving fresh poke bowls, Hawaiian katsu and a large selection of craft beer, will open in the CityLine development at 1415 State St., Ste. 500, Richardson, in the fall. All fish served at LemonShark Poke is line caught by hand from the Pacific Ocean and exceeds U.S. Food and Drug Administration standards. www.lemonsharkpoke.com
By Olivia Lueckemeyer
Olivia Lueckemeyer graduated in 2013 from Loyola University New Orleans with a degree in journalism. She joined Community Impact Newspaper in October 2016 as reporter for the Southwest Austin edition before her promotion to editor in March 2017. In July 2018 she returned home to the Dallas area and became editor of the Richardson edition.


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