FLINT, MI – The grand opening date has been set for a brand new place to have meals and a drink in downtown Flint.
Xolo, a Latin road meals and tequila bar, is scheduled to open on Thursday, November 14 at 555 S. Saginaw St. within the area beforehand occupied by Desk & Faucet situated close to Brush Alley.
The situation is subsequent to the doorway of The X, a clandestine bar opened by businessman Phil Shaltz who belongs in a partnership with the couple Spencer Ruegsegger and Kristy Bearse.
The couple additionally owns The Eberson, a bar with previous arcade video games alongside Second Road, with Shaltz.
Shaltz mentioned earlier that the brand new firm will supply one thing lacking within the downtown space by way of meals and drinks and is worked up to re-partner with the couple.
"We consider that this can be a special culinary side from the middle," he mentioned.
Latin road meals restaurant, tequila bar that reaches the middle of Flint
Ruegsegger mentioned the concept of a Latin road meals place got here from the journeys he and Bearse took to eating places like Honcho and Bakersfield in Detroit.
"The Flint downtown scene doesn't actually contact these locations in any respect," he mentioned earlier.
As for the gives at Xolo, Ruegsegger mentioned: "It’ll undoubtedly be extra centered on the taco", along with having choices akin to Mexican road corn, guacamole and sauces constructed across the idea that may be shared for individuals who are searching for Have a drink or two and Tasting a number of choices.
"We can have some gadgets which can be made for the lots," he mentioned relating to rooster and beef tacos, however Ruegsegger added that the menu "will nonetheless have some taste" with particular tacos to accompany the drink choices.
Following the theme of Latin road meals, the tequila bar will embrace a flight choice to strive a number of types of alcohol.
Ruegsegger expects the enterprise to begin with at the very least 40 totally different bottles, together with a bar workers properly versed sufficient to supply prospects some "academic factors" in regards to the drinks being poured.
"We’ll take Tito, Jack Daniel & # 39; s, Tanqueray, however we are going to broaden past that," he mentioned. “The principle focus can be tequila. All cocktails can be primarily based on tequila or mezcal. "
The ornament, Ruegsegger mentioned, "can be a totally totally different restaurant, tables, chairs, flooring, partitions, ceilings, all the things."
Bearse, who was chargeable for the inside design of The Eberson, is in command of the duty.
"She has gathered some nice issues," Ruegsegger mentioned.
Xolo's enterprise hours can be 11:30 a.m. at 11 p.m. From Tuesday to Thursday, from 11:30 a.m. at midnight on Fridays and from midday to midnight on Saturdays.