More West Seattle biz notes: Friends & Co expands; Revo progress

Good to hear about booming business, giving the continued tough news from other quarters, so here are two more updates:

SECOND “FRIENDS”: Doris Goulet, owner of the popular Junction craft store Friends and Company, is opening a second location in Issaquah this spring; thanks to Michael at Liberty Bell Printing for the tip. *Added later* Doris also has written about the big news on her website. (Another Junction business that’s expanding is Cupcake Royale, which recently announced it’s opening a fourth location, on Capitol Hill.)

CAFE REVO “LOOKING FINISHED”: Still awaiting an exact date (co-owner Sofia Zadra Goff tells WSB final inspections have just begun), but Cafe Revo – the new Italian restaurant in the Luna Park business district on Avalon – has been sending updates saying they’re almost ready to open. You can see lots of new photos of the completed interior on this page of the CR website.

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6 Replies to "More West Seattle biz notes: Friends & Co expands; Revo progress"

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    Stamper January 22, 2009 (3:25 pm)

    Congratulations Friends and Company. It is no surprise that a store this great is expanding! Your staff is friendly and helpful and your have a great selection. I know Issaquah will be improved by your being there. I will look forward to your grand opening!

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    AlkiBoy January 22, 2009 (5:21 pm)

    Cafe Revo almost ready to go? Fantastic! I know a lot of folks who can’t wait to sample their cuisine!

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    add January 22, 2009 (5:41 pm)

    Looked like they are getting closer based on what I could see yesterday driving by! I hope they get lots of support from the community – kind of a bad time to open a new restaurant. I wish them all the best and can’t wait to try it!

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    Meghan January 23, 2009 (10:56 am)

    I CAN’T WAIT to go to Cafe Revo! The menu looks wonderful and it’s just the type of restaurant West Seattle needs. Bella!

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    bj January 24, 2009 (10:53 pm)

    Will you be in the space where Make an Impression is? Loved that store!

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    WSB January 24, 2009 (11:01 pm)

    Adjacent to that store, according to the announcement subsequently posted on Doris’s website:
    http://friendsandcompanyblog.typepad.com/doris_blog/2009/01/a-big-announcement-from-friends-and-company.html

    Which reminds me I meant to publish an update with that info and also the fact she’s having a barbecue at the West Seattle store tomorrow.

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