City officials report unofficially that they have been told Bishop’s BBQ Grill, based in Tupelo, is coming to New Albany.
Thursday, a large Bishop’s sign could be seen on the 118 Hwy. North building that had served as a bank branch, Nita’s Eatery and Mi Pueblo restaurant in the past.
Bishop’s BBQ has locations in Tupelo, Belden, Booneville, Ripley, Saltillo and Mooreville.
They serve a variety of barbecue and smoked sandwiches and po boys as well as dinner plates, appetizers and desserts.
There was no word on when the restaurant might open.Bishop's BBQ Grill, New Albany, Northeast Mississippi, restaurant, Union County