Opening date announced for Downtown Kroger store

Opening date announced for Downtown Kroger store
A new Kroger store will open in downtown Cincinnati Sept. 25, company officials announced Monday. The two-story grocery store will operate daily at 100 E. Court St. from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m., said Kroger spokesman Erin Rolfes. (Source: WXIX)

CINCINNATI, Ohio (FOX19) - A new Kroger store will open in downtown Cincinnati Sept. 25, company officials announced Monday.

The two-story grocery store will operate daily at 100 E. Court St. from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m., said Kroger spokesman Erin Rolfes.

It is opening in an 18-story building that includes apartments and a parking garage.

The store will feature a Starbucks with a window to serve walk-up customers off Court Street so they don’t have to take the time to come inside.

This is the first time Kroger has opened a grocery store downtown since 1969.

The second floor will comprise of a food hall plus wine and beer selection, Kroger officials said.

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The parking garage, that is already open for business, will offer a few free spots for grocery shoppers but will mostly require payment.

It has 560 spaces and cost $2 an hour to $17 for the entire day.

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