Mexicali Mexican Grill opened its doors at 225 Shrewsbury Street this evening. The sprawling space has proved challenging for previous tenants including British Beer Company, The Urban Kitchen + Bar, and Coral Seafood. Tonight’s opening marks the eighth location for Mexicali Mexican Grill, a franchise with additional outposts in Holden, Spencer, Ware, Webster, South Windsor, Natick, and Danvers. Hours in Worcester will span Sunday through Thursday from 11AM-10PM and Friday through Saturday from 11AM-11PM. Redemption Rock Brewing opened on January 26th just .4 miles away with a bring your own food policy. Timing is everything.
About Sarah Connell
Sarah Connell is an educator, freelance writer and craft beer enthusiast from Worcester, Massachusetts. Sarah graduated from Fordham University with a BA in English and recently completed her M.Ed. at Boston College. Her new series, Pairings, is a column dedicated to the infallible union of food and drink. Join Sarah each month as she celebrates the beverages that enhance dishes she loves in and around Worcester.
Originally published: February 10, 2019