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California Tortilla Returning To Williamsburg

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WILLIAMSBURG-The popular Mexican chain restaurant California Tortilla is opening a new location in Williamsburg.

On April 11, Midtown Row announced on social media that a California Tortilla will open in the mixed-use complex. An exact opening was not disclosed.

A California Tortilla was once located in New Town in Greater Williamsburg near the Regal Theatre in the space now occupied by Pisco 51. That California Tortilla closed in 2011, and, more recently, there have been rumors about California Tortilla returning to the area.

California Tortilla is a casual Mexican food establishment known for its burritos, tacos, fajitas, and quesadillas. According to the California Tortilla corporate website, there are nine other locations in Virginia, mostly in Northern Virginia. Midtown Row’s location would be the only California Tortilla on the Peninsula, with another on the Southside in Chesapeake.

Midtown Row also previously announced that another restaurant, Super Chix Chicken & Custard, will also soon open there.

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