Here is a taste of food news to start off your Friday morning.
Andy Yang, who is directing the new restaurant’s remodel and opening, told me that crews are putting the finishing touches on the space’s renovation, and he’s also hiring restaurant wait staff.
Hibachi serves a large buffet of Chinese, Japanese, American, Italian and Mexican foods. Its buffet includes a salad and sushi bar and a hibachi-style grilling area.
The restaurant will open inside the former A&N store space at Towne Square, near a Michael’s store. Read my previous blog post for other details.
In other regional food retail news, the Oasis World Market in Blacksburg is under new ownership, with some changes that include a new checkout system and expanded international foods and local food offerings. Check out this story for the details.