ABILENE, Texas (BigCountryHomepage.com) – Many new businesses have recently popped up and will be opening later in Abilene. Here’s a list of some new developments so far.

Snacks/ drinks

Crumbl Cookies
OPEN NOW – Crumbl opened in early July. It is located at 3560 South Clack Street, near Panera Bread and in the same strip as MOOYAH Burgers, Fries & Shakes.

Juice Bar at Gather
OPEN NOW – Abilene Juice hosted a soft opening the morning of July 23. It’s located within the SoDa District, at 806 South 2nd Street.

Summer Moon Coffee
OPEN NOW – Summer Moon opened August 13. It’s located within Allen Ridge in the 2400 block of North Judge Ely Boulevard.


The Shed Market
OPEN NOW – The Shed, a barbecue joint, opened in late June. It is located at 7925 Buffalo Gap Road, close to Fire House Fitness.

Masa Bistro Sushi Bar
OPEN NOW – Masa opened in early May. It is located at 2134 South 27th Street, near Mr. Gatti’s Pizza.

Twisted Root Burger Company
Twisted Root was announced to open in early summer. It will be located within Allen Ridge at 2419 North Judge Ely Boulevard.

Cork & Pig Tavern
Cork & Pig, a gastropub, does not have an opening date yet. It will be located within Allen Ridge in the 2400 block of North Judge Ely Boulevard.

Braum’s Ice Cream Parlor Company
Braums, a burgers and ice cream parlor, does not have an opening date or even a construction date. However, the company has purchased four lots of land in Abilene.


Lucky Shot Bar & Arcade
Lucky Shot – a destination for mini golf, arcade games, specialty drinks and more – was announced to open sometime in mid-2022. It will be located at 201 South Danville Street, the old putt putt location.

Peacock Patio Bar
Peacock is supposed to be opening sometime in September. It will be located at 536 Hickory Street, in place of a former funeral home.


Sup Abilene Paddleboard & Kayak Rentals
OPEN NOW – Sup opened in early June. It is located at 9 Cherokee Circle, at Lake Fort Phantom.

Lone Star Powersports – Abilene
OPEN NOW – Lone Star, a powersports and boats dealership, opened in mid-March. It is located in place of the old X-Golf building, at 2565 South Danville Drive.

Bankhead Toys
OPEN NOW – Bankhead Toys opened in February. It is located in Burro Alley Courtyard, at 3241 South 1st Street – Suite 8.

Beyond Blessed Bridal
OPEN NOW – Beyond Blessed, a bridal boutique specializing in bridal gowns and accessories, opened in April. It is located next to Morrison Supply Company, at 1901 Industrial Boulevard, Suite A.

Black Lodge Music
Black Lodge – a record store with arcade games, vintage clothes and music venue is expected to open in September. It will be located across from TurnKey Storage, at 4223 North 1st Street.

Ink Therapy Abilene
A new high-end tattoo studio is coming to town. It will be located near the soon-to-be Peacock Patio Bar, at 542 Hickory Street. Ink Therapy is scheduled to open Labor Day Weekend.

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