Saturday, April 25, 2015
Restarting the Shake Shack Watch in Bethesda (Photos) #DC
Shake Shack in the past at a property in the District, now has a restaurant space at 4731-A Elm Street available for lease.
This property is adjacent to Federal Realty's popular Bethesda Row development, and gets foot traffic from people walking to and from the Regal Bethesda 10 Theaters on nights and weekends. Neighbors Potbelly and The Barking Dog have been stable and successful for years.
4731 also has 6,592 SF of space, double the size of most Shake Shack locations. It just seems long overdue, and inevitable that Shake Shack would open a location in downtown Bethesda. What's taking so long for them to expand here is mystifying. The long wait continues...