Upscale “Southern-Inspired” Restaurant Coming to Overton Square

Loeb Properties has announced a new upscale restaurant that will serve contempory southern-inspired dishes known BOGARD has signed a 3,790-square-foot lease in Overton Square.

Though the restaurant partially takes its name from co-owner Edward Bogard, it also an acronym for “Buying One Gives Another Rare Dish” as each meal purchased at the restaurant will provide another meal for a person in need thanks to a partnership with the Mid-South Food Bank

Ed Cabagiao and Ben McLeanhave been tapped as the operating managers for the new venue that will occupy the former Stanly BBQ place at 2110 Madison Ave.

Loeb Properties was represented by Aaron Petree in the lease while BOGARD was represented by Barry Maynard of LRG.

BOGARD is also co-owned by NBA coach Lionel Hollins and Preston Butts, Jr., who said they were inspired to partner with the project by Edward Bogard's message and dedication to giving back.

See the full story at Memphis Daily News.