by Betsy Natter
Several new businesses have opened their doors in Bucks County. See what’s new near you and support these varied establishments.
7 E. Ferry St. New Hope, PA
The beautiful stone building perched among the highly trafficked center of New Hope’s bustling Main Street will again find a new identity. Dating back to 1751, 7 East Ferry Street in New Hope has been home to a salt shop, the toll house for the ferry between New Hope & Lambertville, the town library, and a variety of restaurants.
Raven owner Steve Lau purchased the building in 2016, and has been working towards opening a modern gastro pub featuring locally sourced food, specialty cocktails and craft beer.
The cozy stone building was reborn as the The Salt House gastro pub on August 17, 2017.
130 Almshouse Rd.,STE# 205, Richboro, PA 18954
If you are looking for a unique coffee shop experience that doesn’t have franchise branding, but fresh roasted coffee and specialty sweets, stop by the Richboro Coffee House. Opened at the beginning of summer, the shop features beans freshly roasted and ground on the premise. Try a sweet accompaniment by choosing from their variety of desserts including fruit sorbets served in fruit-shelled cups, chocolate and hazelnut Tartufos and flavored cheesecakes as well as muffins, croissants and biscotti. The shop is located in Mallard Creek Village with plenty of parking available. They are open daily.
Great Barn Taproom
12 W. Mechanic St., New Hope, PA 18938
A new taproom for tasting and enjoying local farm to glass brews just open this month in New Hope. Located creekside, the outdoor patio is perfect for enjoying small batch-brewed beer that is grown and crafted at the Great Barn Brewery in Kintnersville, Bucks County. Tasting options include a Farmhouse Brown Ale, Finnish Sabati Juniper Ale and a Bourbon Aged Coffee Brown Ale. Purchase a flight our four for tasting and then enjoy a pint or purchase a growler to go. The taproom is open Wednesdays and Thursdays beginning at 4 pm and Friday through Sunday beginning at noon.
Smile Culture Dental – Feasterville Office
537 East Street Rd., Feasterville-Trevose, PA, 19053
Smile Dental Culture has recently expanded its operation by opening a second office in Feasterville. The multi-service office provides care for all types of oral health needs including general, cosmetic, implant and orthodontic dentistry as well as botox treatments to relieve jaw and migraine pain. The large staff focuses on providing a comfortable and affordable experience for their patients. They also facilitate the Smile4smile program which provides oral disease checkups and oral hygiene essentials to individuals in underserved areas – one for every patient they serve in their own practice.
334 W Bridge St, New Hope, PA 18938
Fast food that is fresh and healthy has arrived in New Hope. Freshii, a Canadian-based franchise has recently open a location in New Hope where it serves up fresh, healthy meals all day long. Customers can purchase salads, meal bowls, burritos and soups all made fresh and to order from healthy ingredients like kale, spinach, edamame, brown rice, quinoa, nuts and fruits and veggies and cheese. Start your day with a high protein breakfast item, Energii Bites or a smoothie or juice cleanse. The New Hope location is open Monday through Saturday and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner items.
Helius Medical Technologies
642 Newtown Yardley Rd Suite 100, Newtown, PA 18940
Helius Medical Technologies recently celebrated a ribbon cutting at its new corporate headquarters, a brand new 10,400-square-foot facility located in Newtown. The expanded space will house the company’s corporate and clinical teams, as well as a new, state-of-the-art physical rehabilitation clinic. The company plans to commercialize its investigational non-invasive device, the Portable Neuromodulation Stimulator (PoNS™) which is designed to deliver neurostimulation through the tongue. The device along with several therapies is being evaluated in clinical trials for the treatment of chronic balance deficits in individuals with mild-to-moderate Traumatic Brain Injury.
Durham Springs Culinary Event Center & Cascade Restaurant
5065 Lehnenberg Rd., Kintnersville, PA 18930
Still to come in the fall of 2017 is the new Durham Springs Culinary Event Center and Restaurant located in beautiful upper Bucks County. Owner Dan Fehlig is renovating the former Cascade Lodge and bringing it back to life. Following a successful career as a restaurateur and the owner of an exclusive New York City catering company, The Upper Crust, Fehlig is restoring this Bucks County landmark and bringing his design flair to the event industry in Bucks. The venue will be available for both intimate gatherings and large weddings and events. Follow the progress of renovations and watch for opening day details on Facebook.
Henry Schein Veterinary Solutions
3800 Horizon Blvd. , Suite 201, Trevose, PA 19053
Henry Schein Veterinary Solutions grand opening at 3800 Horizon Blvd. , Suite 201, Trevose, PA 19053 . The event will take place on Thursday, August 30, 2017 at 11:45 p.m.