Malt & Mash, by prolific Sacramento nightclub owner Bob Johnson, is coming to 715 K Street, according to a sign posted outside their door.
715 K Street most recently housed Plaza Cafe Hookah Lounge which appears to have closed several months ago.
According to their liquor license, Malt & Mash is owned by Matchbox K LLC, which the Secretary of State's records lead to a Bob Simpson of Rocklin, CA.
Simpson, per a 2003 Sac Biz Journal article, has owned Sacramento nightclubs Aqua, 815 L, Sidelines and Tropicana. He is also a partner in Vanguard at 14th & L, Social Nightclub at 10th & K, Republic and Pour House.
Iron Horse Tavern to open Thursday - A new, late-night addition to Sacramento’s thriving R Street corridor is set to open Thursday (June 18). Iron Horse Tavern, the latest venture from the Wong brothers (Cafeteria 15L, Ma Jong’s) will be open until midnight on weeknights and 2 a.m. on weekends. Carla Meyer in the Sac Bee.
Drunken fruit: Sangria, Karma Brew - Now that it's summer, how nice it is to know that this sort of drink is exactly what you can find at Karma Brew, with its sangria on display in a clear pitcher, moscato steeping in whatever fresh fruit is on hand. Anthony Siino in Sac News & Review.
Jersey Mike's sandwich chain prepares to open in Arden area - A New Jersey-based sandwich company is moving forward with its plan to expand in the Sacramento region. Jersey Mike's has two new local franchisees and expects to open an Arden-area restaurant in September, company spokeswoman Kyle Potvin confirmed in an email. Sonya Sorich in Sac Biz Journal.
The Doughs and Donuts of National Donut Day - While any day is a good day to treat yo’self to some donuts – especially on a Friday – if you eat them on National Donut Day, it feels downright patriotic, so we’ve rounded up our favorite local donut shops with you in mind. Grab one for yourself, snag a baker’s dozen for the office, or procure a little now-and-later situation with Saturday-morning coffee in mind. You could even visit all four spots on our Scout Route for a real hole-in-one. Featuring Marie's Donuts, Sweet Dozen, Baker's Donuts and Puskin's Bakery. Michelle Labi-Klonecke on City Scout Sac.