3 new businesses coming soon to Downtown Auburn

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Previous Pieology storefront, the corner of W Magnolia and N College. Photo via Maggie Dazzio for The Bama Buzz

Downtown Auburn radiates the small-town charm our state is so proud of. We’ve rounded up three new openings that are all the buzz in the city.

1. Whataburger

Auburn Whataburger
Future Whataburger storefront, directly across from Toomer’s Corner. Photo via Maggie Dazzio for The Bama Buzz

Your favorite Texas staple is headed to Toomer’s Corner. This will be Alabama’s 20th Whataburger location, and Auburn’s second location in the past year. Students and residents alike have been patiently waiting to see what would fill this centralized location, so this corner is sure to be a hot-spot in the coming year.

2. Tekila Mexican Bar & Grill

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Tekila Mexican Bar & Grill storefront. Photo via Maggie Dazzio for The Bama Buzz

In queso you didn’t know… Auburn’s getting another mexican restaurant. The bright storefront has captured the community’s attention, and honestly, mine too. Tekila Mexican Bar & Grill plans to open mid-November. Check out their future menu here.

3. Publix

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Sunset over new Publix location. Photo via Maggie Dazzio for The Bama Buzz

Construction is underway on the brand-new Publix coming to Downtown Auburn. The 29,000 square foot store is projected to create around 125 new jobs. The supermarket plans to open by Fall 2022. Having access to a grocery store right on top of campus is a game-changer for Auburn students.

Be on the lookout for final opening dates coming soon. Gear up, Auburn, soon you’ll have a wide variety of new spots to discover downtown.

Did we miss any new openings? Tell us what you think about these new businesses on social @TheBamaBuzz.

Maggie Dazzio
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