Three businesses coming to Verde at Cooley Station

Verde at Cooley Station
Verde at Cooley Station developers have announced three more businesses that will open in the development when it opens in fall 2021. (Rendering courtesy SB2-VB)

Verde at Cooley Station developers have announced three more businesses that will open in the development when it opens in fall 2021. (Rendering courtesy SB2-VB)

Verde at Cooley Station developers have announced three more businesses coming to the development that is under construction at Williams Field and Recker roads. It anticipates opening in fall 2021. The businesses are:

  • Angel Touch Nails will be a nail care services salon catering to those interested in top-line services in a spa-like facility. Angel Touch Nails plans to offer services while following health and safety guidelines in a spa atmosphere. Safety features such as physical distancing markers and sanitizers along with staff masks and gloves will be implemented for the health and safety of nail spa guests.

  • The Los Primeros group will open a Mexican restaurant, name still to be determined. It will be a full-service restaurant serving authentic Mexican food and will have an outside garden dining patio and a tequila bar.

  • Vitality Bowls Superfood Café is a fast-casual health food restaurant. This will be the first unit in the Phoenix area for Vitality Bowls, which looks to bring health and wellness through fresh, high-quality superfoods. Menu items include açaí bowls and other antioxidant-rich menu items including smoothies, fresh juices, soups, salads and paninis. https://vitalitybowls.com

By Tom Blodgett
Raised in Arizona, Tom Blodgett has spent 30 years in journalism in Arizona and is the editor of the Gilbert edition of Community Impact Newspaper. He is a graduate of Arizona State University, where he now serves as an instructional professional in the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication and editorial adviser to The State Press, the university's independent student media outlet.


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