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Peter Chang Will Open in Arlington Saturday — And it Won't be Fast-Casual

The restaurateur has scrapped plans and will now do a full-service restaurant there after all.

Missy Frederick is the Cities Director for Eater.

Peter Chang is almost here. The chef with a cult following plans to open his Arlington location this Saturday. And Tim Carman reports it won't be fast casual after all.

The new plan is to open a full service restaurant (called Peter Chang) in the location, with a similar menu to the rest of his empire. The kitchen proved too small to launch Peter Chang Wok, which will debut in Virginia Beach instead, according to the report.

The plan to open this weekend will dependent on whether upgrades to the former Oriental Gourmet space pass inspection.