K Brew Downtown Opens on Gay Street

In addition to the opening of the Embassy Suites at 507 South Gay Street last Thursday, a number of ancillary businesses opened at the same address. Alpesh Patel, Embassy Suites owner and developer, was very deliberate in bringing local or unique businesses to the hotel, making the prime downtown corner an attraction for locals as […]

Embassy Suite Details – And Three Favorite Local Businesses to Join Them at the Location

It’s been nearly three months since the announcement that the Conley Building at 505 – 507 Gay Street would become an Embassy Suites. The long under-utilized building sits at arguably the most prominent intersection in the city and development, long overdue, had been entangled in legal wrangling between the owners. Very few details were included […]

K Brew Opens at Its New Location: 1138 North Broadway

It’s bigger, better and pretty much as cool as it could be. The brothers LaMacchia (Pierce and Michael) who I introduced to you hereĀ have made another move in their expanding business. Just over a month ago the duo opened their second location in the Federal CourthouseĀ and now they’ve opened a much larger space at 1138 […]

K Brew Opens Its Downtown Location Today

The second location of K Brew coffee opens today at 800 Market Street in the federal building (or the Whittle Building for people who remember the 80s). It’s at the very end of Market, just under the arch of the passageway into the courtyard. It marks the first expansion of the business and the continued […]

K Brew Opening Second Coffee Shop Downtown

One of Knoxville’s favorite coffee shops will soon arrive downtown. Co-owners and brothers Michael and Pierce LaMacchia decided to take the best of K Brew at their very successful shop at 1328 N. Broadway and bring it to the north side of the Federal Courthouse building. Starting sometime in February, you’ll find them on Cumberland […]