Outta Hand Pizza is now open at 311 South Ave. W. They offer pizza, pasta, salads, Italian dishes and more, and they do catering and deliver. 908.233.9300. www.outtahandpizza.com
Ambeli Greek Taverna of Cranford is opening a second location in Westfield at 39 Elm St., 908.272.4111. www.facebook.com/AmbeliGreekTaverna
Boxwood Coffee Roastery is coming soon to 143 E. Broad St. (in the location formerly Panera). Boxwood Coffee is a family run coffee shop and roaster based in Summit, NJ established in 2014 by husband and wife team Stephen and Erin Bellamy. www.boxwoodcoffee.com
Columbia Bank is coming soon to 251 North Ave. W. in the former location of MotoPhoto.
CrossFit 908 Central is planning to open early April at 260 North Ave. E. in the Walgreens building. Husband and wife Tim and Erin Carroll opened CrossFit 908 in Berkeley Heights in 2009 and have grown it into one of NJ's premiere group training facilities. CrossFit 908 is a community based group fitness facility that offers personal training, CrossFit classes, and nutritional coaching. Tim is from Westfield and Erin from Scotch Plains, and they always wanted to expand their business closer to their hometowns. With an established staff who has a combined 30+ years of training experience, the 2nd location offers an opportunity to bring their amazing community and coaching to Westfield. Classes are an hour in length and combine strength and conditioning elements to keep you fit and strong. Instructors are knowledgeable, likable, and best of all, caring and motivating. Fill out the 'Get More Info' form on the website to stay updated on the progress of the gym and to be a part of their much anticipated pre-sale. Stop in for their open house/meet the staff on Saturday, April 7th at 2pm. They will officially be open for business on Monday, April 9. 908.516.2299. www.crossfit908central.com
Farinolio is opening in spring at 218 E. Broad St. (formerly Let's Yo location). This Tuscan restaurant and bakery is bringing a simple taste of Italy to Westfield. Farinolio will offer an authentic experience and unique items such as 'schiacciata' to 'brioscia' and tapas. Farinolio, or flour and oil, is inspired by the Italian way of experiencing food with friends over a glass of wine and connecting with the genuine ingredients and traditions from Central and Northern Italy. Farinolio embodies the dream and vision of a couple from Florence, Italy and New Jersey and their partner from Tuscany. Follow online and watch their progress as they get ready to open. www.farinolio.com, www.facebook.com/farinolio.
Little Nest Portraits is coming to 109 Quimby St. Little Nest takes a unique and fresh approach to family photos, specializing in babies, maternity, children and families. 917.941.1782. www.littlenestphoto.com
Signature Realty will open at 236 Elmer St. at corner of North Ave. (in former location of J. Winthrop). The Planning Board approved their office plan in early December 2017. www.signaturerealtynj.com
Westfield Tailors will be relocating from North Ave. to 129 Elm St, and opening May 1st. Francolino Clothiers previously occupied the location for over 34 years until illness forced their recent retirement. Coincidentally, tailoring has existed in that location over 60 years, and the original tailor business was named Westfield Tailors. 908.654.8934. www.Westfieldtailors.net
YESTERcades, a classic and modern video game arcade for the whole family will be opening at 151 E. Broad St., formerly City Sports. Follow YESTERcades Facebook page for updates. www.facebook.com/yestercades3