NORTH CENTRAL — Proprietors Paul Cheney and Marguerite Chalmers recently opened a grab-and-go spot full of New York City and New Jersey favorites on the corner of Huger and Dewey Streets. North Central Delicatessen carries bagels, Taylor pork rolls, smoked salmon, black-and-white cookies, New York hot dogs, and more. Status: Open Monday through Saturday, 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. 396 Huger St.
LOWER KING — Panera Bread is new to the corporate corner of King and Calhoun Streets. Pros: free wifi and an outdoor seating area; Cons: the mall-ification of Lower King continues. Status: Open Sunday, 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.; Monday through Saturday, 6:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. 145 Calhoun St.
MOUNT PLEASANT — Fast casual chain Chicken Salad Chick set down a new store in Mount Pleasant. The recently-opened chicken salad dispensing cafe is the sixth location in South Carolina. Status: Open seven days a week, 10:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. 280 West Coleman Blvd.