*Disclaimer: As much as we would like to think that we are all-knowing and powerful, we do not have 100% confirmation on these businesses. Some businesses back out, some take years to decide if they want to build. We have tried to confirm as many dates and places as possible! Enjoy!
The most recent updates will have *** next to them!
As of 09/10/2014
Food & Drink
Source and confirmed on Twitter
Location: In North Slide Square right next door to Alamo Drafthouse.
Second Location: Confirmed. Will be on 67th and Milwaukee in 2-3 years.
Opening: Moved from late August to early September. Shooting for a September 7th opening date. Update: Permit delays are holding up their tentative opening date. Hoping to open the week of September 15th with public opening on the 17th.
Amarillo-based Mexican food joint.
Location: Canyon West near the Milwaukee Corridor.
Location: Canyon West
Hurricane Grill & Wings
Location: 411 University. Around Ruby Tequila’s, Spoonful, etc. Construction has begun as of 3/24/14.
Opening: Fall 2014. Looks like some construction delays.
h/t: Amanda Elms
River Cross Center: 6015 82nd street
Opening: Late October
Chicago style pizza with a full bar!
Location: The bottom of the Pioneer Hotel at 1204 Broadway.
Opening: Aiming for November. Now hiring.
This farm-to-table concept will open in downtown Lubbock this fall. They are going to use as much fresh, local produce as possible. The style of food will be seasonal American cuisine with global accents. The menu will change regularly depending on what is in season and available. We are going to be open for lunch Wednesday thru Friday, brunch on Sunday, and dinner Wednesday thru Sunday. Sunday dinner service will be a preset family style menu.
Location: 34th and Indiana in the old Cashbox building
Location: 82nd and Quaker – Kingsgate Shopping Center, next door to Chipotle.
Opening: September 22nd
h/t Gary A.
Russo’s New York Pizzeria
Location: 19th and Milwaukee
Pie Five Pizza
Location: Waiting on confirmation
Opening: First quarter of 2015
h/t: Ryan G.
Location: Off Quaker and the Loop (near Casa Ole)… In the building where Larry’s Subs was.
Opening: October 13th. 2nd location near Tech to open in 2015.
h/t: Brittany S.
Location: Just north of 82nd and Milwaukee, right down from Freddy’s.
h/t Sam G.
Love’s Travel Stop and Country Store
I-27 and Regis
Dirt is moving!
From their Facebook Page…”Kansas City, Omaha, Lincoln, and Lubbock: We are coming to your city.”
Location: 4th street, likely the old Taco Bueno building
Teddy Jacks (brought to you by same people of Cujo’s)
Location: Between 72nd and 73rd on the east side of Milwaukee
Construction beginning soon. The “Coming Soon” sign is now up right off of 73rd Street! Dirt is being moved.
h/t George M.
***Back 40 Grill
Location: 98th and Slide
Opening: September 9th at 4pm
Location: The Hub Shopping Center at 82nd and Milwaukee
Opening: Late October/early November
There are possibilities of other location(s) after the first one in the Hub center.
h/t David S.
Opening 2nd, 3rd, 4th, stores, etc…
Domino’s FM 1585
Location: FM 1585 and Quaker Ave (delivering to South Lubbock – 98th St on down to Woodrow Rd)
Opening: Construction to begin in July. Opening later this year.
Domino’s near TTU campus
Location: TTU campus area
More information forth coming. “It will be the largest Domino’s in the country”- Domino’s owner Larry V.
Location: 77th and Milwaukee
Location: North of Freddy’s and Jorge’s on Milwaukee
Opening: TBA. Construction to begin in the fall.
Location: The 2nd/3rd location will be in central Lubbock and the 2nd/3rd location will be on 79th and Milwaukee.
Opening:Either late 2014 or early 2015 for central Lubbock location. Late 2014 for Milwaukee location.
h/t Scott M.
Location: Lubbock is expected to have 2-3 locations in the next couple of years. 2nd location will be on the SE corner of 98th and Slide. Construction to begin mid summer 2014. For the 3rd possible location, they are scouting shopping center spaces on University between 19th and the Marsh Sharp Freeway(across from Tech). This location, if they decide to move forward, will be a Steak n Shake Signature restaurant, The SnS Signatures are smaller and have a limited menu. They also serve alcohol unlike the large Classic Steak n Shakes. (*this can change*)
Location: Second location will be in South Lubbock on 82nd or 98th Street (speculative).
Location: Second location opening up in the Overton area at 2323 Mac Davis (directly across from the Overton Hotel- very accessible walk). The new location will be non-smoking and have a large patio. Construction is moving along very nicely.
Opening: Now open!
h/t Dexapedia and Jim B.
Location: Second location will open near 73rd and Milwaukee in the near future. Construction has started. Also looking to build near the mall area.
North Slide Square
Location: N. Slide and Loop 289
North Slide Square: Alamo Drafthouse, Twisted Root Burger.
N. Slide & Erskine: Sonic, CVS. Further down Loop 289: Subway/IHOP, United Supermarkets.
Location: 7320 Milwaukee Ave
Opening: TBA. They are moving dirt!
10/24 update from Scott Womack of Coldwell Banker Commercial: “We’ve changed the name of the center to “The Hub” which should immediately resonate with residents of Lubbock as the city has been referred to as “The Hub City” for 60+ years. We also gave the center a design that is much more contemporary in nature. Construction on the center should begin in the next 30-60 days with an 2nd Q 2014 delivery date for tenants.”
Tenants: Tea2Go and Chop Chop so far.
Location: 98th & Slide
Now Leasing: Current tenants are Live Oak Animal Hospital, Subway, nail salon, Back 40 Grill
Location: 34th and Loop 289
Opening: TBA. Open air concept. Pending tenants. Anchor stores will be Cabela’s, Cost Co, Homegoods, Marshalls.
Location: 502 Milwaukee Avenue (Corner of 4th Street & Milwaukee)
Retail shopping center. Across from the United Express.
Location: 400 N. Utica & Erskine
Retail shopping center. Near the Heart Hospital.
Peoria and Marsha Sharp Freeway
(right down the road from Bigham’s BBQ on 19th)
People have asked so we have inquired. The builder said it will be two retail stores, as well as an American National Bank branch.
H-E-B Grocery Store
Source 114th and Quaker H-E-B has purchased land. No plans to build as of now.
Possible rumors of HEB, Trader Joe’s, or Whole Foods opening up around 66th and Milwaukee.
The electronic and appliances chain will be opening in the Canyon West Shopping Center, next door to Burlington Coat Factory.
Opening: Now open!
Opening TBA: Pending city approval. Construction has begun.
Very speculative at this point, but they did confirm on Twitter that they may be looking for locations! “@lbkintheloop Unfortunately it’s not on our current grand opening list. It’s possible we’re exploring a location there. Fingers crossed!”
We have a reliable source that says a HomeGoods store will be opening up next to Cabela’s on the West Loop.
Location: West Loop by Cabela’s
This will be opening in the same area as Costco, Cabela’s, and the forthcoming HomeGoods.
Three Dog Bakery
Location: 5214 98th Street
Opening: Mid September.
AT&T Experience Store
Location: Milwaukee Area
Think Apple Store. This will be a hands on, very interactive experience. Look, feel, and see before you buy. Check out more on experience stores here.
Entertainment & Misc..
Arbor Inn Hotel
Location: 6401 62nd Street
Construction has begun! The hotel will include a conference area and restaurant.
Location: Canyon West Shopping area. In front of Main Event and Arbor Inn – on the SE corner of Spur 327 and Milwaukee.
Opening: TBA. Moving dirt now! Moving fast!
Courtyard Marriott Hotel
Source Marsha Sharp Freeway and University area No open dates have been announced, but the building process has started. Raise the roof! Getting closer to finishing.
Opening: NOW OPEN!
Springhill Suites Marriott
Hilton Garden Inn
Cobblestone Hotel & Suites
Location: I-27, near airport
Location: Near Overton Hotel
4th and Milwaukee
Looking to start building in 2015
Performing Arts Center
Source Marsha Sharp Freeway and Ave L $45 million must be raised by December 2017 for the city to complete their deal – giving the new Center the 5-acre lot.
George H. W. Bush Baseball Hall of Fame
Groundbreaking was in June 2014.
Location: Between 73rd and 76th on east side of Milwaukee
This will be an emergency clinic and EMS station.
Community Health Center of Lubbock
Location: 1610 5th Street (corner of 5th and Avenue Q next to Stripes)
Opening: Aiming for August 2015
heART Journey Studio
Location: 1716 Avenue M
heART Journey Studio is the “new kid on the block,” in the downtown Lubbock area! This art gallery will be more than just a gallery. The proprietor will offer art and yoga classes, massage, open studio time for artists and so much more! More info to come.
Location: 82nd and Milwaukee area, near the Walmart.
There is a big sign for it but cannot confirm details as of now.
Location: La Pointe Shopping Center at 98th and Slide
Opening: 1st week of November.
This is a really cool and unique fitness concept! Click here for more information on it.
Anthropologie | No plans
Braum’s | As of 08/12/14, no plans to build in Lubbock. An ad in the Lubbock AJ had everyone in a frenzy, but they were hiring a district manager for another location.
Burgers, Fries & Cherry Pies | Two locations: 4th & Milwaukee and somewhere on Quaker | No confirmed plans. (h/t Josh H.)
Casa Ole | 4th Street – CLOSED: Sold to a Dallas investment company. Waiting for additional information!
Cheesecake Factory | No plans
Fry’s Electronics | No plans
Ikea | No plans
In-n-Out Burger | Craiglist posting sparked everyone’s attention, but it has since been deleted. Rumors are circulating that one may open up around Cabela’s…
Nordstrom | Via Twitter: No plans
Macy’s | Via Twitter: Say that have no plans. Have had rumors of them moving in near Cabelas.
Marie Callender’s | Not planning on building right now.
McCalisters | Milwaukee corridor. Early August regional mgr said there were no plans.
P.F. Chang’s | No plans
Panera Bread | No plans
Pappadeaux (66th and Milwaukee) | We have contacted Pappadeaux corporate. Via Twitter: No plans.
Saltgrass Steakhouse | We have contacted Landry’s Inc. Awaiting response.
Urban Outfitters | No plans
Whole Foods | Looking around Southwest Lubbock
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