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Wingstop ‘pumped up and ready to go’ for reopening today

After nearly a month of making a few repairs and other fixes, Wingstop in Tupelo reopens today at 11 a.m.. “We’re pumped up and ready to go,” said owner Tanner Berryhill. After opening June 11, Wingstop closed temporarily last month, citing construction issues. A sign posted on the door after it closed said, “it is […]

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Here's an illustration of what Mugshots will look like in Tupelo.

Mugshots breaks ground, to open in March or April

As Biz Buzz first told you earlier this week, Mugshots Grill & Bar is coming to Tupelo. Officials with the company, joined by city and county leaders and other guests, broke ground on the 7,800-square-foot restaurant this morning. The restaurant will seat about 210 people, with outside seating for about 60. Franchise owner Johnny Robbins […]

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Posted in Business news, Downtown Tupelo, Fairpark District, Food & Dining, New business, New restaurants, Northeast Mississippi, Tupelo0 Comments

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Wingstop in Tupelo to reopen Aug. 28

Wingstop in Tupelo plans to reopen next Thursday, Aug. 28. But first, it needs to hire a few people. The restaurant needs cooks, and applicants can apply at the store, which is located on the corner of West Main and Thomas streets. After opening June 11, Wingstop closed temporarily last month, citing construction issues. A […]

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UPDATE: Mugshots to open in Tupelo in spring 2015

UPDATE 8.20.14: Mugshots will open next spring, the company said. ———– ORIGINAL POST: The long-awaited Mugshots Grill and Bar is going to be built in Tupelo. A groundbreaking is scheduled for Friday at 11 a.m. at the corner of Monagahn and East Main Street in the Fairpark District. We don’t have the full details yet, […]

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Posted in Business news, Community Development Foundation, Downtown Tupelo, Fairpark District, Food & Dining, New business, New restaurants, Northeast Mississippi, Tupelo0 Comments

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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Restaurant report card: Inspections for week ending 08.08.14

Restaurant report card: Inspections for week ending 08.08.14

Sorry I didn’t get a chance to post these Friday, but here are the inspection reports for the week of Aug. 1-8:  The state Department of Health regularly inspects restaurants and food facilities.  The facilities are graded from A to C. An “A” is the best. “C” is the equivalent of failing, but the inspection […]

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Here's the front counter of Five Guys in Tupelo.

UPDATE: Five Guys opening pushed back to Tuesday

FRIDAY UPDATE: We’ve been told by the Five Guys folks that the Tupelo store will open TUESDAY instead of Monday as previously posted earlier this week. The headline of the post has been changed to reflect the change. The original post is below. ———————– Biz Buzz stopped by Five Guys Burgers and Fries in Tupelo […]

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