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Work is still going on inside the restaurant to get it open in three weeks.

Super Hibachi Buffet looks to open Nov. 10

It’s been a couple of months since Biz Buzz last dropped in on the Super Hibachi Buffet going into the former Barnhill’s. The restaurant owners had planned to open this month, but more extensive work was needed – imagine that – to get it in shape to become a new restaurant. So, it looks like […]

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IDK is expected to open Nov. 1, the restaurant owners said. It's located at 205 N. Gloster Street in Tupelo, near Crosstown.

New restaurant, IDK, to open in former Gloster 205/JP’s/Martini’s

The building at 205 N. Gloster Street in Tupelo has been high-profile location over the years, and it’s also been the home of several restaurants. Most recently, it was Martini’s & Music, which closed in August, and before that it was JP’s Funky Little Shack. For years before that, though it was Gloster 205, and then […]

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Carmax sign 9.30.14

CarMax to open Tupelo store next week

CarMax is set to open its Tupelo location next week, the company confirmed today.  A soft opening is planned Wednesday, Oct. 9 for the used car giant, which has more than 120 stores nationwide. It will be the second CarMax store in the state; the other location is in Jackson. The Tupelo store – located […]

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The former home of The Bakery, and most recently, Ole State Grill, will be the home of Gabriel's on Gloster.

Plate it up: Gabriel’s on Gloster to open next month

It’s been the location of several restaurants over the years, most recently Ole State Grill. Before that it was The Bakery. Now, the building at 7041 N. Gloster Street, Suite B is going to be the home of Gabriel’s on Gloster. Owner Ren Lawson  says the restaurant will serve “upscale pub food with Southern flair.” […]

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Super Hibachi Buffet 8.12.14

Super Hibachi Buffet to open in Tupelo in October

A few months ago, Biz Buzz told you about a restaurant that would open in the former Barnhill’s on South Gloster Street. That restaurant, Super Hibachi Buffet, will open sometime in October, the owner said today. As its name implies, the restaurant will have a buffet with Chinese and Japanese food. It’ll also have a sushi […]

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Bargain Hunt 08.04.14

Construction on Bargain Hunt superstore moving along

The Bargain Hunt superstore is moving along nicely now, with construction crews putting up the steel framework of the building. The discount retailer, which is putting its store in the Tupelo Commons retail development – home to Best Buy, Ashley Furniture HomeStore, Hancock Fabrics and other stores and restaurants, expects to open this fall. It […]

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Lands Sweet Creations cupcakes

Quick bite: Land’s Sweet Creations in Tupelo

Tupelo’s newest bake shop, Land’s Sweet Creations, had a ribbon cutting last week. The shop, located at 1506 W. Main Street (next to Todd’s Big Star and Tupelo Tint) specializes in custom-designed 3-D cakes and cupcakes. Owner Lionel Land said the bakery is the culmination of a dream he’s had since 9th grade, when he […]

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