Oxalis Restaurant coming to 22 Wentworth St in Downtown Dartmouth this summer, “an elevated European farm-to-table experience.” Of note 22, Wentworth used to be the Happy Face Museum.

Sushi Jet Asian Cuisine is opening another location in The Curve on South Park @ Sackville this fall.
The folks from the Brown Hound are bringing a British-style pub to Quinpool called Quinn’s Arms; it will be replacing the recently closed Phil’s Seafood in a few months.

Flynn’s Dairy Bar and Convenience opens their second location today, this time at 5552 Kaye St. across from the Hydrostone Market
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Peace by Chocolate opened their new store on Friday at Queens Marque on Lower Water Street beside the Ferry Terminal.

John’s Furniture Plus has opened at 117 Woodlawn Rd in Dartmouth, seems to be mostly used office furniture.

Freak Lunchbox, who had a popup at Halifax Shopping Centre over the holidays, has permanently reopened their shop by the Apple Store.

Sugar Daisy which seems to have casual cowboy chic to it, including its own in-house denim line Indigo Summar. Opened this week in Sunnyside Mall.

Furniture Spot and Mattress Outlet on Young St by the Superstore is closing this month.

Vivacious Vixen is closing their Portland St boutique later this month (currently appointment only) but plans to stay online, have appointments at a private location and have pop-ups.

It’s time to lower expectations …
I have heard from people that the new Bedford Superstore may be a smaller format like the City Market stores in Ontario but lacking a lot of the higher-end perks that are usually associated with “It’s just a regular Superstore.”