The Texaco on the
southeast corner of Ponce and Boulevard remains, but the other three corners
have seen or are undergoing a metamorphosis here in the last several weeks and
Across Boulevard from the Texaco, Dunkin' Brands Group Inc., the parent company to Dunkin' Donuts, is building a 2,100 square-foot restaurant that will also include Dunkin's sister company, Baskin-Robbins.
At the northwest corner of Ponce and Monroe, the former Exxon service station at 486 Ponce de Leon was not long ago replaced by a new full-service Shell Food Mart. And as Patch reported earlier this year, the Alpharetta-based Shane Investment Property Group is planning to redevelop a roughly 5,500-square-foot commercial space located next to the Shell at 468 Ponce de Leon.
A block or so west, a new Zaxby’s recently opened on Ponce, but this area remains still very much in transition.