Korean fried chicken joint Chi-Kin is expanding into the former home of Matcha House Tea & Creamery in Mills 50.
Chef and owner Hoi Nguyen is building out his Chi-Kin concept
into the now-empty space. The new offering will be called Side Chick, a bar and poolroom that gives guest the option of ordering from Chi-Kin.
Matcha opened in June 2020, but closed suddenly on Jan. 12
. The restaurant announced its end on Facebook.
Nguyen did not share whether there are plans to revive the concept elsewhere.
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