Connie’s Ric Rac is expanding with more seating, fries and a new music space this summer

Connie’s Ric Rac has some big plans for the spot next door to their 10-year-old location at 1132 S. 9th St. in the Italian Market. By July 30, this expanded space will open, adding a more intimate music space and a menu with french fries and similar items.

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Connie’s Ric Rac renovating bar, adding seating and ‘extensive french fry topping menu’

Live music venue Connie’s Ric Rac is reopening Thursday night after some renovations, with more seating, draft beer and big plans for food starting in March. Ron Bauman, a new partner in the Italian Market bar at 1132 s 9th St., said they are extending the bar six feet toward the

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Wanna help turn the southern section of the Italian Market into a little nightlife district?

A medical-uniform supply store called MIA Scrubs is closing at 1128 S. 9th St., which is flanked by Teri’s on one side and Connie’s Ric Rac on the other. The silver lining is that the space is up for rent and zoned CMX-2, which means you could open a restaurant

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What are all those liquor license apps around Italian Market? Ah, a huge festival

We noticed recently that a liquor license application asking for outside seating appeared outside 12 Steps Down at 9th and Christian. Before we knew it, those signs were popping up like dandelions in a meadow: Connie’s Ric Rac, Teri’s, Villa Di Roma, Anastasi Seafood… No, outside patios aren’t flourishing. Those

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