Here are a few businesses that have recently opened or will open soon in College Park. Here is the complete listing .
Eddie’s Cafe – 9823 Rhode Island Avenue
Status: Opened in February
Eddie’s Cafe is now open in the Hollywood Shopping Center and offers a wide variety of Chinese and American dishes. The dishes, ranging from Szechuan beef to cheeseburgers, are all priced under $10 at this locally-owned restaurant.
Jumbo Slice Pizza – 7412 Baltimore Avenue
Status: Lease Signed
A Washington, D.C. late night classic, Jumbo Slice Pizza offers oversized pizza and a few other menu items at their Adams Morgan location. Their new location in Downtown College Park is certain to be a favorite among students.
The Maryland Smokehouse – 8150 Baltimore Avenue
Status: Opening March 2013
Replacing Austin Grill Express, The Maryland Smokehouse will open on the ground floor of The Varsity apartment building in the next few weeks. Meats will be smoked over a live hickory wood-burning fire and menu items include ribs, brisket, chicken, and seafood. The restaurant was previously known as Memphis Barbeque at their Arlington location.
Ovo Simply Veggie – 7313-E Baltimore Avenue
Status: Opened in January
Ovo Simply Veggie is a quick service restaurant focusing on innovative vegetarian dishes with an Asian influence. The owner traveled around the U.S. sampling a variety of vegetarian dishes prior to opening Ovo. Through his travels, the owner found that many restaurants presented the same old vegetarian dishes at relatively high price points. At Ovo Simply Veggie , the owner hopes to showcase the varying possibilities for healthy food beyond salad including unique desserts