Dos Bros Opens Southside Location For Mexican Food; Pier 88 To Serve Cajun Food On Gunbarrel

Friday, July 20, 2018 - by Gail Perry

Dos Bros, which now features Mexican fare at a location on Highway 153 in Hixson is opening a Southside location.

 

It will be at 1700 Broad St. Suite #100.

 

The location in Hixson has been serving food for two years without selling beer.

 

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Raulston Combs, owner of Doc Holidays Bar and Grill, 742 Ashland Terrace, was approved for a license in his name due to a partner leaving the business. Hours for this restaurant are 10 p.m.–3 a.m. Entertainment is occasionally provided by a solo guitar player, said Mr. Combs. 

 

Pier 88, 2288 Gunbarrel Road. was also given a license to sell beer. This restaurant will be serving Cajun style seafood. Both beer and alcohol will be sold. Hours are from 11 a.m. until 10:30 p.m.



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