The CWMBRAN Mall has become a hub for new businesses of all kinds.
The mall welcomed 17 new tenants this year alone, consolidating itself as a mall.
Here has TheArguswe’ve rounded up 10 of the new stores you’ll love so you can have a fun weekend exploring what the new stores have to offer.
Citrus Women’s Clothing
Citrus Ladieswear is the newest fashion retailer in Cwmbran.
The store is open 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday.
Located at 9 Monmouth Square, the fashion boutique has signed a five-year lease.
Chopstix noodle bar
Chopstix has over 70 restaurants and gives the people of Cwmbran the chance to sample pan-Asian cuisine.
The two-decade-old Asian noodle bar attracted long lines of customers on its first day.
Chopstix opening day
The restaurant has a 10-year deal with Cwmbran Center – you can find the chain at 17 North Walk.
Although not yet open, it won’t be long before you can enjoy a Burger King in Cwmbran.
The arrival of Burger King in the town will create “about thirty local jobs”.
Earlier in the month, the Argus reported that famous Burger King signage and posters advertising new jobs had increased.
Burger King Cwmbran takes shape
The business, founded in 1954, will move into the food retail unit at 23 North Walk – formerly Caspian Fish Bar which closed in June.
Addressing the Argus earlier this month, LCP asset manager Alex Williams said: “Burger King is a welcome addition to the Cwmbran Center food and beverage offering and it comes thanks to a number of new tenants. bringing their brands here, increasing the range and extent of the stores. that buyers can enjoy.”
If you want to celebrate all things nerdy, then this store is for you.
Nerd Nook is open 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, closed Wednesday, 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday.
Although it has yet to open, Loungers is preparing to open a new bar and restaurant.
The Loungers group will open the Carro Lounge in December in the former Square Inn premises in Gwent Square, which have been empty since 2012.
Orleto Lounge in Basildon photo: Emma McKay
The café-bar will be open from 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. from Sunday to Thursday and from 9 a.m. to midnight from Friday to Saturday.
Adriana’s baby shop
Adriana’s Baby Boutique is a Spanish family-run baby boutique.
The store offers traditional Spanish clothing for children.
The clothing store is open from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday to Saturday and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday.
Treats N Play
Located on the Parade, Treats N Play is a fun children’s play center and Treat Café.
If you’re looking for somewhere to take the little ones, this might be the place – the store has a role play, play and sensory room.
Founded in 2007, this sports shop caters to all your rugby needs.
Rugby Heaven has four stores in South Wales, and you can find this store at 8-10 Monmouth Walk.
ITEC Skills and Employment helps people aged 16-18 who are unemployed or without formal education.
The company offers internships in a variety of fields, including customer service, business administration, childcare, retail and warehousing, hairdressing and beauty, construction, auto mechanics, hotels and restaurants.
If you have a sweet tooth, you’ll also want to head over to Plump Cakes in the Arcade.
The Retro Tea Rooms are run by husband and wife Emma and Mike.