Chuy's announces opening date for new Brentwood location

Chuy's will open a location in Brentwood this summer. (Courtesy Chuy's)
Chuy's will open a location in Brentwood this summer. (Courtesy Chuy's)

Chuy's will open a location in Brentwood this summer. (Courtesy Chuy's)

After announcing in January 2020 that it would open a location in Brentwood, Austin-based Tex-Mex eatery Chuy's has confirmed its opening date.

The restaurant will open in August at 100 E. Park Drive, Brentwood, in the site formerly occupied by O'Charley's, according to a release from the company.

This will be the second Williamson County location for the eatery, which also operates a location in Cool Springs. The restaurant will begin hiring for the location beginning July 12.

“We’re so excited to bring Chuy’s to Maryland Farms to help meet the growing demand for authentic Tex-Mex among families and professionals in the area,” said Lee Spelta, local owner and operator of Chuy’s Brentwood. “Chuy’s has proven to be a favorite of those who appreciate true Tex-Mex cuisine in Middle Tennessee, and we look forward to bringing our unique style of fun and flavors to Brentwood and south Nashville.”

Chuy's offers a menu of Tex-Mex favorites such as enchiladas, fajitas and margaritas. www.facebook.com/chuysbrentwood


By Wendy Sturges
A Houston native and graduate of St. Edward's University in Austin, Wendy Sturges has worked as a community journalist covering local government, health care, business and development since 2011. She has worked with Community Impact since 2015 as a reporter and editor and moved to Tennessee in 2019.


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