First look: Inside the revamped Starbucks at Fort Kinnaird

Starbucks has reopened at Fort Kinnaird after closing for a six-month for a new development.

Thursday, 30th November 2017, 10:57 am
Updated Thursday, 30th November 2017, 11:59 am
The new Starbucks has opened at Fort Kinnaird. Picture; contributed
The new Starbucks has opened at Fort Kinnaird. Picture; contributed

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The store closed its old unit in May with developers working on a new store that can accomodate 128 customers and features an outdoor seating area.

Lindy Watson, Deputy Centre Manager at Fort Kinnaird, said: “We are absolutely delighted to have Starbucks open at Fort Kinnaird.

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“The new pod is looking absolutely fantastic and we know it will be well-used and loved by our customers, as well as our staff.”

The new cafe has provided 18 jobs.

The former Starbucks Fort Kinnaird Manager Stefanie Mappourido has returned to run the new unit. She said: “It is fantastic to finally be able to unveil our new store here at Fort Kinnaird.

The new Starbucks has opened at Fort Kinnaird. Picture; contributed

“It is a stunning and modern space. Myself and the team are delighted to be able to welcome back customers old and new to enjoy our fantastic festive range, as well as classic favourites.”

The new Starbucks is open from 7am to 11pm on weekdays, 7.30am to 8pm on Saturdays and 8am to 7.30pm on Sundays.

The new Starbucks has opened at Fort Kinnaird. Picture; contributed