HAVERHILL — The commercial area of Plaistow Road in Haverhill continues to grow and not unlike the downtown, has evolved into a restaurant row of its own.
New eateries have sprouted along this busy strip, including the 110 Grill, which opened several months ago at 1175 Plaistow Road, across from the McDonald’s restaurant.
A new Five Guys, part of a world restaurant chain based in Virginia, is planned for 89 Plaistow Road, on a site that is opposite Uno Pizzeria and Grill and adjacent to the Haffner’s gas and car wash.
The Portland, Maine, based Aroma Joe’s plans to open a coffee shop next year behind Five Guys, according to an official from that rapidly expanding coffee company. Aroma Joe’s has locations throughout Maine and New Hampshire, and recently opened a shop in Leominster, Mass.
Mr. Mike’s, a longtime favorite along this busy strip, recently underwent the biggest renovation project in its 42-year history in an