The latest news on restaurants, retailers and other business entities in the Tuscaloosa area.
Restaurants and Retail
Owner of Cravings Specialty Store & Deli Passes the Reins
Dan Robinson, the owner of downtown Tuscaloosa's Cravings specialty store and deli, is stepping away from the business, he announced Wednesday.
Hopper's Corner to Replace High Tide Bar on the Tuscaloosa Strip
Hopper's Corner will be co-owned by Michael Musgrove, Evans Smith and Alana Sasser, all veterans of the bar industry in Tuscaloosa.
Nike Factory Store in Midtown Village Closing Later This Month
Management at the Nike Factory Store in Tuscaloosa's Midtown Village confirmed Tuesday that it will be closing its doors permanently later this month.
Tuscaloosa Bars Inch Closer to $400,000 Relief Package
A final council vote on whether to distribute up to $400,000 to Tuscaloosa bars and restaurants is still two weeks away.
New Extended Stay Hotel Now Open on McFarland Boulevard
A brand-new extended stay hotel is now open to guests along McFarland Boulevard next to the Buffalo Wild Wings.
Tuscaloosa's Legendary "Mr. Tee" to Open BBQ Restaurant
One of the most iconic figures in the city of Tuscaloosa is once again opening his own brick and mortar barbecue restaurant after a decade of catering and serving sandwiches directly to the patrons of the city's bars.
Maddox Outlines Relief Plan for Tuscaloosa's Shuttered Bars
Maddox said he wants to distribute up to $423,000 to the area entrepreneurs who stand to lose the most because of his executive order closing the city's bars for two weeks.
Guthrie's Chicken Coming Back to Northport Early Next Year
A new Guthrie's chicken finger restaurant is coming to Northport, expected to open in early 2021.
Taco Casa Celebrates 46 Years of Serving Tuscaloosa
A legendary local restaurant is celebrating 46 years of serving the Tuscaloosa community.