Duck Donuts Will Open a Shop in Chesapeake Early Next Year

Craving Duck Donuts but don’t want to drive to the Outer Banks or Virginia Beach to satiate your appetite? You’re in luck – or will be in about five months, when a location opens in Greenbrier.

“Yep, we are coming to Chesapeake,” Kristin Kellum, a spokeswoman for Duck Donuts, said Friday.

 

A lease has been signed at 1329 Battlefield Blvd. N. It’s a storefront in a strip mall that’s anchored by Mission BBQ near the corner of Volvo Parkway. Cook Out is right across the boulevard. And yes, franchise owner Chris Torio knows there’s a Krispy Kreme and a Dunkin’ Donuts nearby.

“There’s nothing wrong with a little competition,” Torio said. “We bring a different product. We believe we can compete.”

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