The community of Agritopia in Gilbert, Arizona is an agriculture-focused town-within-a-town with hundreds of homes, a school, a senior living center and several niche restaurants and businesses. Coming soon to Agritopia is a 20 acre downtown district called Epicenter. Epicenter will consist of four five-story buildings featuring luxury apartments, locally owned dining options, and boutique retailers. Construction will begin this Fall and open in early 2019.
7 eateries and shops have signed on so far:
OBON Sushi, a Tucson staple that recently opened a Scottsdale location
BIRD Modern Provisions & Bar, a sister concept to OBON
Gadzooks Enchiladas and Soups out of downtown Phoenix
Cycle Ave. of downtown Gilbert
The Rice Shop, a second concept from the owners of The Coffee Shop at Agritopia
Facts about Agritopia:
Gilbert developer Joe Johnston has turned the family farm from his childhood into a village-like community with 452 homes.
The family’s house was renovated into Joe’s Farm Grill – featured on Food Network’s “Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives”