Downtown Orlando could be getting another Publix

Downtown Orlando could be getting another Publix
Photo via Publix on Facebook
A new Publix could be coming to downtown Orlando.

The Florida grocery chain has been looking at the 15,000-square-foot Ferg's Depot located at 78 W. Church St., according to the Orlando Business Journal.

The space was formerly a sports bar and restaurant that closed in August 2018. The new store would be close to a mile away from the Publix that's already in downtown Orlando on East Central Boulevard.

Downtown Orlando could be getting another Publix
Photo via Ferg's Depot on Facebook
OBJ reports the Ferg's Depot location could house a downsized Publix, similar to the GreenWise market that opened in Tallahassee in 2018. The GreenWise markets include a beverage bar, as well as freshly made food like sandwiches, acai bowls and sushi.

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