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H-E-B sets Nov. 16 opening date for Montrose store; new food truck added

H-E-B sets Nov. 16 opening date for Montrose store; new food truck added

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The new H-E-B Montrose store opens Nov. 16 Photo by Clifford Pugh

H-E-B has set Nov. 16 as the opening date for its new Montrose supermarket.

Director of public affairs Cyndy Garza-Roberts informed community leaders of the opening date in an letter inviting them to a private luncheon at the Menil Collection on Nov. 15, where new store manager Shannon Simpson will provide detailed information about the 78,000-sq. ft. flagship supermarket located at the corner of Dunlavy and West Alabama.

Among the new store features detailed in the letter:

  • A new line of European-style sandwiches sold at the Cafe on the Run
  • A cheese shop with more than 40 offerings from Cypress Grove
  • A bakery offering breads and cakes made from scratch and an in-store tortillaria
  • An extended selection of organic produce
  • An in-store juicer to create fresh fruit and veggie juices
  • H-E-B's first-ever food truck, dubbed "Fork in the Road"