New Popeyes and Zaxby’s Coming to East Charlotte

PopeyesThe Charlotte Observer recently reported that two new fast food restaurants are under construction in east Charlotte.

A Popyeyes will open at 6011 Albemarle Rd next to the new Chef Restaurant. The site previously had a bank branch. The building was recently demolished to make way for the new construction. The Popeyes website has already posted job openings for this location.

Zaxby’s has a location planned for the former Norwood Garden Center location at 8905 Albemarle Road, near Circumferential Road. The site was recently cleared.Zaxby's

This new construction and investment reflects the increasing economic vitality of this east Charlotte business corridor.