35. Tipsy Manatee

The owner of Downtown’s The Volstead speakeasy-style bar plans to open a new venue at 2695 Post Street in Riverside. The new bar will be called Tipsy Manatee.

For more information: Volstead owner planning another venue: Tipsy Manatee

36. The Local

The Local is planning a third Jacksonville restaurant location in Five Points. The 3,970-square-foot building at 803 Lomax Street was previously occupied by Wells Fargo Bank.

37. SouthState Bank/King Street Redevelopment

A new bank branch is being built for CenterState Bank at 1234 King Street. The construction of the smaller 3,000-square-foot banking operation will allow for the future redevelopment of the 2.97-acre property.

38. Waffle Cone

Waffle Cone, a nostalgic ice cream experience serving soft serve, dairy-free, sugar-free, and gluten-free options, will be opening this month at 822 Post Street in Five Points.

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39. The Courtyard on College

A partnership between JWB Real Estate Capital and Hart Resources LLC is in the process of developing an infill community named The Courtyard on College. The 1.1 acre project will be designed as a modern bungalow court style community with 19 single family houses.

40. Feliz Small Batch Latin Inspired Ice Cream

Family-owned and operated Feliz Ice Cream, known for its Latin-inspired flavors and ice cream sandwiches, will be opening soon at 815 Lomax Street in Five Points.

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41. Josephine

Josephine, an Italian restaurant concept, is in the process of renovating the former Barrique Kitchen & Wine Bar in Avondale. The 5,200-square-foot restaurant is expected to open at 3563 St. Johns Avenue later this year.

For more information: Josephine restaurant to replace Barrique in Avondale

42. Wawa

Wawa is in the process of developing its first urban core location in Murray Hill. Interested in sites located at signalized intersections with robust traffic, Wawa will redevelop the northwest corner of Normandy Boulevard and Cassat Avenue. When complete, the new Wawa will feature a 5,943 square foot store with outdoor seating, 12 pumps, 55 parking spaces and 5 bike rack spaces on the 1.503 acre site.

43. Sanctuary Cannabis

Sanctuary Cannabis is planned for 1070 Edgewood Avenue South in Murray Hill. Sanctuary is a multi-state cannabis dispensary providing premium cannabis products for medical patients and recreational customers alike.

44. Mixed Fillings Pie Shop

Mixed Fillings Pie Shop, a family-owned and operated pie shop at 2251 Oak Street, is in the process of relocating to a new location on Park Street in Five Points.

45. Butt Hutt Smokehouse

The Butt Hutt Smokehouse plans to open a brick and mortar restaurant location at 3210 Roosevelt Boulevard. The building, formerly occupied by the Island Bar, is located on the border between Riverside/Avondale and Murray Hill.

46. Seaboar Seafood and Barbeque

A restaurant called SeaBoar Seafood & Barbeque will be opening soon at 1018 Cassat Avenue. The space was previously occupied by Smokey’s Bar-B-Que.