Havertys opened its doors in April. (Brian Rash/Community Impact Journal)
Whether it’s a new gas station with an on-site burger restaurant, a summer camp, or a large furniture store, several new businesses are opening soon or are now open at Pflugerville.
A GMart-Valero a convenience store and a Buddha Burger store opened in late May at 1300 W Pflugerville Parkway, Pflugerville. Buddha Burger owner Raaziq Bhimani, whose family owns the new GMart-Valero site, said his burger restaurant sells ultra-premium freshly ground beef burgers as well as chicken sandwiches, various kinds of fries and milkshakes. Vegan and vegetarian options, as well as a breakfast menu, will be available in early fall, Bhimani said. The GMart-Valero will sell food, beer, wine, gas, soft drinks and other items commonly found in convenience stores. Instagram: Official Buddha Burger; Instagram: GMart_Pflugerville
Furniture retailer Havertys opened its third Austin-area store on April 22 at the Stone Hill Town Center in Pflugerville at 18700 Limestone Commercial Drive, Ste. 600. The 40,622 square foot showroom contains furniture sets; finishing accents; and decor with styles such as traditional, rustic, farmhouse, contemporary, and mid-century modern. 512-691-5800. www.havertys.com
Mexican import shop SM-Shop held its grand opening the weekend of May 14. SM Boutique is located at 1315 Grand Avenue Parkway, Ste. 101, Pflugerville, and previously operated solely as an online storefront. The shop offers a variety of imported products focused on home and garden decoration. 512-200-3901. www.thesmboutique.com
Camp Doublecreek takes a step closer to opening its new location in Pflugerville. The Round Rock-based camp announced last July that it would be moving to an approximately 20-acre site at 3503 Kelly Lane, Pflugerville. Pflugerville City Council approved a specific use permit for commercial outdoor recreation and entertainment at a May 10 meeting. The permit will allow Camp Doublecreek to organize outdoor entertainment and games. The Pflugerville location of Camp Doublecreek will open in 2023. The camp will operate at the Round Rock location at 800 Double Creek Drive this summer. www.campdoublecreek.com
Due to construction and permitting delays, the food box convenience store at 16212 Impact Way, Pflugerville, is unlikely to open until mid-2023, according to owner Parvez Badarpura. The Food Box location has been planned since December 2020. Food Box has served Central Texas communities for 20 years and sells gas, coffee, beer, wine, food and soft drinks. https://foodboxtx.com