Menchie's Frozen Yogurt Coming To University Place Next Year

The owner tells Patch that the business will open in the James Center Plaza near Tacoma Community College in early 2013.

Menchie's is bringing its 100 rotating flavors and 70 toppings to University Place.

Owner Sadie Whitley e-mailed Patch to break the good news:

"We are happy to announce that we will be opening up a Menchie's at the James Center Plaza in early 2013 (hoping construction to be done by February)."

The place even has a Facebook page for fans. (Click here to visit it)

Frozen yogurt has become a blossoming business as of late, as several new froyo shops have opened throughout the South Sound.

In University Place, became an instant favorite among locals.

So we ask you, Patch users, are you excited that Menchie's is coming to town? Tell us in the comments below.

Ken Campbell August 31, 2012 at 09:36 PM
Isn't James Center in Tacoma??
UP lady August 31, 2012 at 10:05 PM
Yes James Center is Tacoma. 19th Street is the boundary between University Place and Tacoma with a few exceptions.
Brent Champaco August 31, 2012 at 10:11 PM
Hey everyone - You know, I totally forgot that James Center is technically in Tacoma. I'm checking with Sadie to see where the discrepancy is.
Howard and Barbara Lee September 03, 2012 at 08:02 PM
Sorry Brent, but as they say, "Close but no ......sales tax for UP! Howard


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