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August 24, 2022
Eureka! Coming to aliso viejo in spring 2023 plus more from what now media group's weekly pre-opening restaurant news report
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Dive into this week’s top stories from Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Houston, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, Orange County, Orlando, Philadelphia, Phoenix, San Diego, and San Francisco

Eureka! Coming to aliso viejo in spring 2023 plus more from what now media group's weekly pre-opening restaurant news report(RestaurantNews.comWhat Now Media Group, Inc., the industry-leading publisher of pre-opening restaurant news, has released its weekly bulletin with the biggest stories from its 15 watchdog markets for August 15 – August 21, 2022:

  • AtlantaRenowned UK Coffee Company Expands Recent US Debut in Atlanta
  • ChicagoNPK Hospitality Opening New All-Day Eatery in Logan Square
  • DallasCheeky Monkeys Opening in Lewisville
  • DenverMe Oh My Coffee and Pies Will Soon Bring Its Sweet and Savory Creations to Loveland
  • HoustonFriendswood to Become Home to New Coffee Concept
  • Las VegasSlim Chickens Announces Franchise Deal for Las Vegas
  • Los AngelesWhole Foods Co-Founder Launching Plant-Based Restaurant in Culver City
  • MiamiPumphouse Coffee Roasters to Open Flagship Location in the Heart of West Palm Beach
  • New YorkMichelin-Starred Chef Olivier Limousin Plans New Brasserie In Historic South Village Factory
  • Orange CountyEureka! Coming to Aliso Viejo in Spring 2023
  • OrlandoBacon Bitch Will Replace a Former Applebee’s Bar + Grill Near UCF
  • PhiladelphiaRooted AF Will Soon Come to The Chancery Market Food Hall & Bar
  • PhoenixBikini Beans to Open Fifth Drive-Thru in Goodyear
  • San DiegoNaegi Announces Brick and Mortar Restaurant Coming Soon
  • San FranciscoSome of the Bay Area’s Most Famous Malaysian Food is Back

“If you sell to restaurants and your category is still available, you should become one of our Exclusive Preferred Partners,” said Liz Vickers, Vice President of Sales at What Now Media Group, Inc. “Our Preferred Partners not only get our pre-opening restaurant news in advance, but we connect them directly to the owners of these incoming and expanding restaurants so their sales pipelines stay stocked.”

In addition to its Preferred Partner Program, What Now publishes breaking pre-opening restaurant news on dedicated market-specific websites and has an ever-growing, unique readership of 7.5 million. The publication is in 14 markets and plans on reaching 30 by the end of 2022 for coast-to-coast coverage.

To learn more about becoming a Preferred Partner, email, or to share pre-opening restaurant news, email

About What Now Media Group, Inc.

What Now Media Group, Inc. (What Now) researchers and news reporters scour online and public information sites for intel about new leases and businesses, with a focus on restaurants, to help vendors fill their sales pipeline with actionable pre-opening data, make personal contacts and unlock targeted marketing opportunities. What Now is the first to dig up scoop on yet-to-be-announced brick and mortar businesses, publishing breaking news on dedicated market-specific websites for an ever-growing, unique readership of 7.5 million.

Founder Caleb J. Spivak launched What Now Media Group in 2010 with a blog that became a trusted source for hospitality news in Atlanta. In 2017, What Now Atlanta formalized operations with the launch of its Preferred Partner Program, monetizing and offering actionable data about coming-soon restaurants for the benefit of foodservice sales professionals. The company now serves a total of nine cities. For more information and to become a Preferred Partner, visit or each individual web domain:,,,,,,,,,,,,,, and

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