Just a few pictures of the completed framing before the drywall goes up this week. We’re moving right along at Punk’s Backyard Grill!
We were pleased as punch today to walk into the site and find that after months of tripping over rocks and rebar Punk’s Backyard Grill has a concrete floor.
After many weeks of design and planning, we’re finally ready to turn our empty space at Westfield Annapolis into the very first Punk’s Backyard Grill. You can see from the “Before” picture that the space isn’t much to look at — it’s mostly dirt, rebar, and couple empty bottles of Yoo-Hoo.
Well, it’s official — Punk’s Backyard Grill has a home (and a very nice home, I might mention.)
Punk’s is joining the Westfield family at its Annapolis Mall. We’ll be taking a brand-spanking-new space in Westfield’s center upgrade that just opened in November 2007. Since we’ll be the first to occupy the space (there’s not even a floor in there yet!) the design team has been pushing the petal to the metal to turn this “dark shell” into a vision of backyardiness. For more information about our design team, check out the official press release on the Punk’s website. Build-out of the space will begin over the summer, so the doors will open for business this coming fall.
Between StreetSense (our real estate brokers) and our lucky stars aligning, we managed to find the perfect spot for the very first Punk’s Backyard Grill. When we first saw the space, we were pleased at how much it supported the renderings that were created over a year ago by the team at Kathy Diamond Design Associates. Put on your visionary goggles and see for yourself: Continue reading