Wednesday, May 24, 2017 12:47 AM

JACK BROWN'S BEER AND BURGERS OPENS IN REVAMPED INNOVATION DISTRICT STRUCTURE

Gallery: Tomorrow Building leased upJack Brown's Beer and Burgers opens in revamped Innovation District structure +5 more photos "We're happy with how it leased up. We want to see more liveliness on Patten Parkway." Stephanie Hays The Tomorrow Building already has leased its downtown Chattanooga residential and commercial space, with a new eatery having opened this week and a coffee shop set for early June. "We're happy with how it leased up," said Stephanie Hays, who manages the Patten Parkway and Georgia Avenue building for Lamp Post Properties after it received an $8 million makeover. "We want to see more liveliness on Patten Parkway." Kait Van Zandt, bar manager at Jack Brown's Beer and Burger Joint, said the restaurant on the building's first floor seats about 75 people. Jack Brown's has 10 restaurants in Alabama, Virginia and Tennessee, with eateries already in Nashville and Murfreesboro, and it touts its hamburgers with 100 percent all natural Wagyu beef. "Things are going good," Van Zandt said. "People are streaming in and checking things out." She said the restaurant's operators, who opened their first eatery in Harrisonburg, Va., like downtown Chattanooga's history and culture. "It's a great spot," Van Zandt said as people ...

News source: Times Free Press

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