Pepito XO @artspace to open Aug. 22

The worst-kept secret in Shreveport will be the most-anticipated ‘official’ opening on August 22, 2022. On that day, restaurateur and personality Pepito Munoz and executive chef Raul Rodriguez will welcome all as he throws open the doors to Pepito XO @artspace at 708 Texas Street in historic downtown Shreveport. 

Pepito will bring his culinary know -how, his hard-working staff and his infectious smile to downtown to serve up a menu of globally inspired creations that highlight the culinary skills of his executive chef, including sea-food, fish, steak, and vegetarian options. Delicious appetizers, entrees, desserts, and drinks of all types will be available for lunch and dinner dining, and weekend brunch. 

“We are thrilled to welcome Pepito and his restaurant into the artspace family,” says Pam Atchison, Execu-tive Director of the Shreveport Regional Arts Council, which manages artspace. “Pepito XO @artspace is one more step in the ongoing development of downtown Shreveport as an arts and entertainment destination.” 

“There has been so much anticipation over this,” says Liz Swaine, Executive Director of the Downtown Devel-opment Authority, which owns 708 Texas St. “When people found out it was Pepito moving into the restau-rant space, they just couldn’t contain themselves. Every week since the information got out, I have been an-swering the ‘but when?’ questions. Pepito has a lot of loyal fans and I know he will win even more with Pep-ito XO @artspace.” 

Pepito XO @artspace will offer not only inside dining but a large sidewalk café, as well as office lunch options. To keep up with the happenings at Pepito XO @artspace, ‘like’ and ‘follow’ Pepito XO on Facebook. 

Artspace—the Center for the creation and presentation of all of the Arts designed to attract all people of Northwest Louisiana to experience the Arts…the Downtown Destination for Arts, Food and Fun. 

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