There are several new Visalia restaurants guaranteed to satisfy whatever cravings you’re looking to satisfy, whether it’s sweet, savory or a new brunch.
Here are some of the businesses in the city that have recently celebrated grand openings:
Crumbl Cookies is a bakery that offers its customers the sweetest of treats – daily fresh cookies – perfectly packaged in a pink box.
The bakery offers a rotating menu of cookies; however, their signature milk chocolate chip cookies are still on sale. On the menu this weekmilk frosting with Fruity Pebbles, French toast, glazed oatmeal, almost any bagel and classic pink sugar cookies.
If you plan to visit the new Visalia store at 3839 S. Mooney Blvd., be prepared for a wait as long lines have persisted since the store officially opened. The store offers delivery and collection in store.
Crumbl Cookies is open 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to midnight Friday and Saturday, and the store is closed on Sunday.
Mountain Mikes Pizza
South Mooney Boulevard is the new home of Visalia’s third Pizza Mike of the Mountain. The restaurant offers its customers handmade “mountain-sized” pizzas made with fresh ingredients, including its signature pepperoni.
The new 4,100 square foot spot features 10 big-screen TVs and an all-you-can-eat pizza buffet, a private party room for up to 55 people, and an arcade area.
The location is owned and operated by Visalia residents Harry Singh and Inderjeet Kaur Dhillon. The husband and wife duo also own the other Mountain Mike’s Pizza restaurants in town.
Mountain Mike’s Pizza offers dine-in, take-out, and delivery options; however, pizzas can also be ordered using third-party delivery partners. The new location at 3103 S. Mooney Blvd. is open daily from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
JoJo’s Grill-A-Dog offers hungry customers 100% all beef dogs with no added nitrates, as well as hand-shaped, freshly baked buns, locally grown vegetables for toppings, and homemade potato chips.
Located off West Walnut Avenue and Akers Street, the restaurant has what they call their “signature mojo sauce‘, blended fresh daily using locally sourced ingredients, with no added preservatives.
If you’re not in the mood for a hot dog, JoJo’s offers Hawaiian-style shaved ice. The syrup is made from real pure fruit cane sugar.
JoJo’s Grill-A-Dog, at 5101 W. Walnut Ave. Suite B, is open from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. from Sunday to Wednesday and from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. from Thursday to Saturday. The store offers online ordering and pickup, as well as on-site dining.
Butter + Milk Biscuit Bar
Twin pitch to Beach cookies at Pismo Beach, the restaurant specializes in southern cookies, gravy — freshly made daily — and breakfast burritos. They also offer vanilla, caramel, lavender, hazelnut, salted caramel, and seasonal flavored coffee.
Butter + Milk Biscuit Bar, located at 3129 W. Noble Ave., is open daily from 6 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and offers dine-in and take-out.
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