Q: Where is the store located?
A: It is located at 2666-2672 Coral Street Philadelphia, PA 19125. This is at the intersection of Frankford Avenue, Lehigh Avenue, and Coral Street.
Q: What's the visibility of the store?
A: It has high visibility being located at the intersection of two major corridors and a gateway street.
Q: What kind of building is it?
A: It is a 3 story, CMX-2 zoned building with an adjacent parking lot. The first floor is all commercial retail with 2 floors of residential apartments upstairs.
Q:What was it before becoming the future home of KCFC's grocery store?
A: The building was most O'Reilly's Bar, and was formerly Shannon's Bar. It was a large bar that was expanded in the 1990's to include a very large dining/catering space.
Q: How big is the retail space?
A: The footprint of the first floor is 4,200 square feet and there is a 1,100 square foot basement.
Q: Will parking be available?
A: Yes! There is a private 18 car parking lot for KCFC. There is also ample on-street parking within a one block radius, as well as ample bike and scooter parking.
Q: Will it have any green space or outdoor space?
A: Yes indeed! There is a raised area of green space behind the parking lot that we are planning to landscape. There is also a large patio for dining.
Q: Is there a Liquor License?
A: Yes. There is restaurant liquor license permitting on-site consumption as well as take-out on the site.
Q: Does this mean there will be a cafe?
A: Yes, the plan is to have indoor and outdoor seating space for people to gather with food, beverages, and each other.
A big thanks to Dave Quadrini and Studio 6mm (formerly known as Make Studios) for the renderings you see here.