>> Former Abuelo's in Beavercreek to reopen soon as an El Toro Mexican restaurant
The current restaurant in the Shoppes at 725 across from the Dayton Mall shares a parking lot with several other retail businesses. The new location’s dedicated parking, and the restaurant’s larger size of 8,300 square feet, were factors in the decision to relocate, Alvarez has said. The TGI Fridays shut its doors for good on Sept. 6 in the South Towne Center.
>> Centerville Ohio is becoming a HOTBED of Mexican restaurants
Several Mexican-themed restaurant chains have been in expansion mode lately, but El Toro has been particularly active. In recent months, it has confirmed plans to build out a restaurant in the former Abuelo’s restaurant on North Fairfield Road in Beavercreek, opened a new restaurant in south Centerville, and announced plans to relocate one of its Springfield restaurants.
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