Colliers | South Carolina has introduced that Poogan’s Southern Kitchen would be the latest tenant to hitch the Cardinal Crossing improvement at 4605 Forest Drive in Forest Acres. Rox Pollard and Danny Bonds of Colliers represented The Seaside Firm as the owner, and George Wilson of Adams & Wilson Growth represented Poogan’s Hospitality Group because the tenant within the transaction.
The Seaside Firm’s Cardinal Crossing is a $60 million mixed-use improvement on the previous Cardinal Newman College website consisting of 256 luxurious residences and ±42,000 sq. ft of economic area. The event’s imaginative and prescient continues Forest Acres’ custom of making vibrant communities during which to work, reside, and revel in. Poogan’s Southern Kitchen shall be positioned on the Southwest nook of the event, straight adjoining to Forest Drive and throughout the car parking zone from Dangerous Daddy’s Burger Bar. Different tenants at Cardinal Crossing embody Cycle-Bar, Membership Pilates, Clear Juice, Nothing Bundt Desserts, Molto Vino, GoClear Orthodontics, and Aria Nail Spa.
“Poogan’s pleasant hospitality, scrumptious meals, and cozy ambiance shall be a implausible addition to Cardinal Crossing and an actual asset to Forest Acres,” mentioned Rox Pollard, vp and director of Retail Providers Workforce in Colliers’ Columbia workplace. “ We’re very excited that this revered Charleston model has chosen to return to the Columbia area.”
From fluffy biscuits to crispy, bone-in fried rooster and shrimp and grits, Poogan’s Southern Kitchen will provide a cushty and approachable eating expertise in Forest Acres. The restaurant will occupy 6,600 sq. ft which incorporates non-public indoor eating, bar seating, and a 1,000-square-foot outside eating space. The indoor area will seat 136 individuals (together with 14 within the non-public eating space), and the outside patio will seat 60 individuals. The area will characteristic a full bar, a state-of-the-art kitchen, a devoted area for to-go and supply, frosted glass partitions, banquet seating, and a heated veranda. The outside eating area shall be pet-friendly.
“As any individual who was born and raised within the Lowcountry, it brings me nice delight to develop into our sister market, Columbia, which has offered me with so many great recollections over time,” mentioned Brad Ball, president of Poogan’s Hospitality Group. “The Forest Acres group has already been extremely supportive, and we’re excited to convey our model of Southern hospitality to the realm.”
Charleston-based The Seaside Firm developed the mixed-use Cardinal Crossing mission. Based in 1945 by J.C. Lengthy, The Seaside Firm is well-known for actual property improvement in South Carolina and has a historical past of building landmark properties and communities. The Seaside Firm’s actual property pursuits embody various holdings, together with residential and resort properties, workplace buildings, purchasing facilities, industrial parks, and marinas throughout the Southeast.
“In Charleston, S.C., the identify, “Poogan’s,” is synonymous with Southern hospitality. Poogan’s Southern Kitchen at Cardinal Crossing will convey scratch-made consolation meals—Charleston fashion— to the Forest Acres group in a hometown diner ambiance,” mentioned Tom Stockdale, director of Business Asset Administration at The Seaside Firm.
Poogan’s mission architect is Jerome Elder of J. Elder Studio, an interdisciplinary studio primarily based in Savannah with an increasing portfolio of eating places, bars, properties, hospitality, and branding tasks.
Poogan’s Hospitality Group plans to rent 100 positions by its new restaurant’s opening in late spring of 2022. The group additionally operates Poogan’s Porch (since 1976), Poogan’s Smokehouse (since 2015), and Poogan’s Courtyard (since 2019), all in downtown Charleston, and Poogan’s Southern Kitchen-Nexton in Summerville (since 2020).
For extra info on Poogan’s Southern Kitchen at Cardinal Crossing, to hitch the mailing checklist, and to be taught concerning the grand opening plans and profession alternatives, please go to www.pooganskitchen.com/forest-acres and observe @pooganskitchen_forestacres on Instagram.
Pollard and Bonds are members of the Colliers | South Carolina Retail Providers Workforce within the Columbia workplace specializing in landlord and tenant illustration in leasing and buying industrial and retail properties.
Cardinal Crossing has six remaining areas for lease starting from ±1,414 to ±6,589 sq. ft. To be taught extra and to contact the brokerage group, go to www.colliers.com/pusa1026976.