Marketplace Changes – May 2021

–Sample beautiful local art and delicious drinks at Switchboard 419, a new bar opening downtown. Housed at 912 Monroe St., the former site of the Paula Brown Shop, Switchboard will feature live music and an art gallery. Search “Switchboard 419” on Facebook.

–A lifelong love of Asian cuisine inspired area entrepreneur Kay Xiong to create Kay’s Table. Located at 6600 W Sylvania Ave., the new restaurant offers authentic Asian cuisine, made from fresh ingredients with a limited, rotating menu.

–Columbus-based Mexican restaurant chain Condado Tacos has landed at 5215 Monroe St. Known for floor-to-ceiling mural designs unique to every location, Condado offers a wide variety of taco and nacho varieties, as well as a full drink menu.

–The delicious food and winning atmosphere of Hotbox Bistro has found a new home with the restaurant’s move to 1919 Monroe St.

–Classic American food in a classic Toledo location is available at Hannon’s Block, 619 Monroe St. Housed in the former site of the Black Cloister Brewing Company, Hannon’s Block offers burgers, sandwiches, fries and more, accompanied by plenty of delicious local brews on tap.

–After a few delays, new eatery and coffee bar Rise ‘N Grind Cafe, featuring freshly brewed beverages and creative breakfast and lunch options, opened on May 1 at 3243 W. Sylvania Ave, across from Perfectly Pierced and Permanently Scarred.

–Boutique yoga fitness chain YogaSix has opened a new location at 3330 Central Ave, Suite A4. The chain, with locations throughout the midwest, offers a variety of classes for students of all experience levels. For more information, visit

–Classic women’s clothing boutique Sophia Lustig is moving from its downtown Toledo location to a new home at 126 Louisiana Ave. in downtown Perrysburg in June.

–Toledo dining favorite Grumpy’s Food and Drink will soon open a second location at 5629 Main St. in Sylvania.

–Are you so busy that you find it impossible to make healthy meals at home? MealPreps4Me creates ready-to-eat meals for people who want to eat well but don’t have the time to put into cooking.