Stella Bleu Bistro, under construction in the Bushnell Building along Fountain Avenue, has put up their new sign. BILL LACKEY/STAFF

New downtown Springfield restaurant makes progress

Stella Bleu Bistro has hung signage outside of its new restaurant located on 20 N. Fountain Ave in Springfield, marking a step forward towards its grand opening.

The restaurant posted a picture of their staff hanging the sign on Monday afternoon on its Facebook page, captioning it, “It’s official!”

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While the restaurant has not said a date they will be opening, the restaurants Facebook account replied to several comments on their page stating that they may be opening sooner, rather than later.

“Mid May,” a comment written by the restaurant’s account replied to a resident asking when the restaurant would be open.

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The Springfield New-Sun has reached out to the restaurant for additional information on an opening date and will provide an update when more information is available.

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