NATICK (CBS) – The new Wegmans location at the Natick Mall has an official opening date.
The multi-level, 146,500 square-foot supermarket will open April 29. The location in the former J.C. Penney space will feature a Mexican restaurant called Blue Dalia, slated to open May 4.READ MORE: Winthrop Woman Found Dead On Camelback Mountain In Arizona
“Guests will see centuries-old tortilla-making on display alongside crushed-to-order salsas, contemporary craft cocktails and of course, an extensive tequila and mezcal selection,” Chef Roberto Santibanez said in a statement. “Being inside the market, we have immediate access to the best seasonal produce and ingredients.”READ MORE: Laundry Detergent Spills On I-495 After Rollover Crash In Wrentham, Causes Significant Delays
“The Burger Bar” is also set to open inside the store, offering casual dining options.
Wegman’s plans to hire more than 500 full and part-time workers before it opens.MORE NEWS: 'Definitely Concerned': Travelers At Logan Airport Cautious About Catching COVID Delta Variant On Summer Trips
This will be the sixth Wegman’s location in New England.