Thursday, December 13, 2012
New store will be third location in Reston.
Coming early in 2013: Chipotle at South Lakes Village Center. Representatives for Chipotle say they are eyeing a tentative opening date of Jan. 22. The new location - Reston's third outpost of the fast-casual Mexican restaurant - has been approved since last spring and has been deep in renovations for the last month or so. Never miss any Reston business news when you subscribe to Reston Patch's free daily newsletter or follow us on Facebook or Twitter.
Wednesday, August 8, 2012
Permits in place, but Chipotle at South Lakes Village Center likely won't open until early next year.
A spokesman for Chipotle says the new restaurant planned for South Lakes Village Center is lscheduled to open late this year or early in 2013. Permits necessary to remodel the space at 11160 South Lakes Dr. have been in place since May, when the company's application was approved by the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors. While cursory work has begun, there has not been much action at the empty storefront. Chipotle spokesman Chris Arnold did not say if there have been any delays, just that the late 2012-early 2013 timeframe is where the Reston store is slated for now. It will be the third Chipotle in Reston. There are currently locations at Reston Town Center and on Sunset Hills Road.
Saturday, December 17, 2011
Mexican restaurant files county application to take over vacant storefront at South Lakes Village Center.
Chipotle Mexican Grill has submitted a Special Exception with the Fairfax County Department of Zoning to permit a fast food restaurant in the South Lakes Village Shopping Center. The restaurant, which has Reston locations on Sunset Hills Drive and at Reston Town Center, would take over the space at 11160 South Lakes Dr. The spot was formerly occupied by Dinner Zen, the make-your-own meals place that closed last spring. Chipotle proposes to convert the existing 3,000-square-foot vacant store using existing building façade, sidewalks, landscaping, utilities, stormwater management, loading area and parking area. The internal space will be reconstructed, Chipotle signage added to the front building façade, and a grease trap interceptor …