Wednesday, December 2, 2015

The second HipCityVeg gets set to open

Nicole Marquis and company are racing to finish the vegan quick-serve.

The second HipCityVeg gets set to open

Nicole Marquis, outside her HipCityVeg at 214 S. 40th St.
Nicole Marquis, outside her HipCityVeg at 214 S. 40th St. ALEJANDRO A. ALVAREZ / Staff Photographer

The second location for HipCityVeg - the vegan quick-serve - is teed up to open sometime next week at 214 S. 40th St. in University City.

It's in a former Chinese restaurant, around the corner from the Rave movie theater.

Same menu and concept but about 35 seats.

Owner Nicole Marquis is brushing off questions about a new restaurant she is working on at 131 S. 13th St.

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