The latest news on restaurants, retailers and other business entities in the Tuscaloosa area.
Restaurants and Retail
The Locker Room Celebrates 56 Years of Business in Tuscaloosa
Since opening in 1964, the clothing store has become synonymous with the University of Alabama and the Crimson Tide, selling a huge selection of men's apparel making prominent use of UA's iconic script 'A.'
UA Dean Sells Handmade Quilted Masks for Scholarship Fund
Dr. Lisa Dorr, the associate dean of the College of Arts & Sciences at The University of Alabama, is selling handmade quilted masks with all proceeds going toward the Rising Tide Scholarship Fund.
Pate Asks for Public Support for McFarland Mall Sportsplex Plan
"I’m here to announce today that the McFarland Mall property will be a regional entertainment district and the centerpiece of it will be a sportsplex," Pate said Thursday.
Just Love Coffee Café Now Open in Downtown Tuscaloosa
The artisanal coffee shop Just Love Coffee Cafe is open for business in downtown Tuscaloosa after a soft opening Thursday.
Fuku Ramen to Offer Noodles, Boba Tea in Midtown Village
A new Japanese restaurant is looking to open its doors at Midtown Village this November.
Mobile-Based Artisanal Candle Store Finds New Home in Tuscaloosa
Kristina Wright Miller, Southern Soy's owner and operator, said that she began making candles in July 2017 as a way to keep herself occupied after her father passed away unexpectedly earlier that year.
New High-Intensity Fitness Studio Opens in Downtown Tuscaloosa
A new fitness studio offering short, high-intensity workouts for everyone has opened for business in downtown Tuscaloosa next to Royal Crown Fine Cleaners on University Boulevard.
Druid City Social Replaces 301 Bistro in Downtown Tuscaloosa
Druid City Social, a high-end pub food joint, opened last month in the space previously occupied by 301 Bistro.