Mendocino Farms will open at 3700 McKinney Ave in West Village, expanding its presence in Dallas

Mendocino Farms opens restaurant in Dallas’ West Village

Opening marks third in Dallas market

Mendocino Farms will open in West Village, expanding its presence in the Dallas market. The restaurant at 3700 McKinney Avenue will be unveiled Tuesday, July 12. The new unit marks the third in the market, with two more openings planned in Dallas later this year.

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Qdoba Mexican Eats debuted a Citrus Lime Shrimp rolling out at participating US and Canadian restaurants

Qdoba Mexican Eats debuts Citrus Lime Shrimp

New protein featured in Surf & Turf Burrito or Bowl, Citrus Lime Shrimp Burrito or Bowl

Qdoba Mexican Eats debuted a Citrus Lime Shrimp rolling out at participating US and Canadian restaurants. The limited-time offer will add sustainably-sourced shrimp, which is also Best Aquaculture Practices rated. The protein will be featured in chef-crafted Signature Eats, The Surf & Turf Burrito or Bowl and Citrus Lime Shrimp Burrito or Bowl.

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Curry Up Now named Abhijit Kamath director of culinary & flavor

Curry Up Now names Abhijit Kamath director of culinary & flavor

CIA graduate will ramp up innovation at Indian fast casual, expand non-traditional partnerships

Curry Up Now named Abhijit Kamath director of culinary & flavor. Kamath will create new, authentic dishes that align with the brand’s existing offerings, the Indian restaurant chain said. Curry Up Now further revealed its new director is one of the youngest culinary directors in the United States for a fast-casual franchise chain.

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Panera Bread opened its first Panera To Go store in Chicago for Rapid Pick-Up and delivery

Panera To Go store, featuring chain’s digital-only service, opens in Chicago

Order-ahead, branded concept debuts as chain tests delivery-only ghost kitchens nationwide

Panera Bread opened its first Panera To Go store, which offers the chain’s Rapid Pick-Up and Delivery orders only, in Chicago. This is the first of three To Go stores, where customers order ahead on Panera’s website or app only, slated to debut. The digital-only unit reduces the front of house, but maximizes space for delivery drivers and customers picking up orders from Rapid Pick-Up and Panera Delivery shelves.

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