A rumor has been?floating?around?for sometime McAlister’s Deli will take the spot of the closed Pepper’s Deli on Market Street in Baxter?Village. As it turns out, McAlister’s Deli has announced on their website they will be?opening?soon in Fort Mill, SC – Baxter Village.
The Fort Mil Times and Rock Hill?Herald?reported?Thursday?McAlister’s Deli after renovations, will open mid July2012. ?The?article also confirmed McAlister’s had tried to buy Peppers Deli for quite some time but could?never?come to terms. Clear Springs?Development, leasing?company and developer?for Baxter Village, ?had lease offer from another?restaurant but could not take leasing action due to legal issues?surrounding?Peppers Deli.?Obviously,?the legal issue has been resolved. (link to Fort Mil Times Story).
It will be nice to see the?vacant?space?on Market Street in Baxter Village filled with an operating business. We are seeing signs of positive growth?in our area with new businesses?opening. Another?restaurant?has a planned opening later this month in Tega Cay called Carlos Cafe, see our post Carlos Cafe Coming to Teg Cay?