Some questions are asked over and over again. What's new? Where should I eat? Where should I shop? Corpus Christi has new restaurants and shops popping up each and every month! Here is a list of some of the NEWEST local businesses to hit the town.


Urbana Market- Deli


Downtown is the soul of any city and Urbana Market-Deli wants to feed that soul! This small market and deli features menu items such as: paninis, deli sandwiches, oven fired pizza, garden fresh salads, pasta, grinders and homemade pastries. It also carries fresh market items such as meats, cheeses, breads, along with juices, wine and beer. 424 N. Chaparral St.

Gracia Mexican Cantina


A brand new and AUTHENTIC Tex-Mex restaurant has hit the Southside and it's called Gracia Mexican Cantina. Gracia Mexican Cantina was founded on the ideals that fresh is the only way to enjoy food. Freshness and authenticity is guaranteed at this delicious new spot! 6418 S. Staples St., Ste 124

Ara’s Euro Fusion

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Ara’s Euro Fusion is the culmination of a lifelong passion for creating European cuisine for its proprietor, Ara Babos. Trained in some of the finest kitchens, Ara’s unique talent for coaxing the very best flavor from her dishes is legendary. Her attention to detail and presentation, along with her standards for exceptional service make a visit to Ara’s Euro Fusion a wonderful experience. Her new location is located at 6917 S. Staples St.



Roastorium is a veteran-owned, family run business. The head roaster has been roasting coffee for over 10 years. Roastorium is open Wednesdays from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. You can shop online, or subscribe for regular deliveries. Fun fact: you can also pick up a bag of Roastorium coffee at Urbana! 3333 S. Padre Island Dr., Ste. 106




Wildflowers is filled with favorite finds for your garden and home. Fabulous one of a kind gifts and vintage religious items. This shop is located right off of SPID to make shopping easy! 2729 S. Padre Island Dr.

Hula Sue

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If you are a confident and comfortable woman, Hula Sue is just the shop for you! It features all the new and stylish brands that would be perfect for your wardrobe. So come on by and check out what it has to offer a Hula Sue woman like you. 1718 S. Alameda St.


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