Black Rock Coffee Bar set to open its first Gilbert location

Black Rock Coffee Bar
Gilbert's first Black Rock Coffee Bar opens Sept. 11. (Tom Blodgett/Community Impact Newspaper)

Gilbert's first Black Rock Coffee Bar opens Sept. 11. (Tom Blodgett/Community Impact Newspaper)

Black Rock Coffee Bar will open its first Gilbert location Sept. 11 at 4925 S. Val Vista Drive, Gilbert. It serves crafted coffee and other drinks. The store is running a different promotion each day of its first week. https://br.coffee
By Tom Blodgett

Editor, Gilbert

Raised in Arizona, Tom Blodgett has spent more than 30 years in journalism in Arizona and joined Community Impact Newspaper in July 2018 to launch the Gilbert edition. He is a graduate of Arizona State University, where he served as an instructional professional in the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication from 2005-19 and remains editorial adviser to The State Press, the university's independent student media outlet.