PetSmart and Red Robin franchises open at Tikahtnu Commons

PetSmart and Red Robin have opened their doors at Tikahtnu Commons, a CIRI and Browman Development Co.-owned entertainment shopping district in east Anchorage. Tikahtnu Commons is also home to Target, Regal Cinemas, Lowe’s, Best Buy, Sports Authority and numerous other retailers and dining establishments.

“We are excited to be in such a great location,” said PetSmart General Manager Cory Otheim. “Our services for pet owners, such as our PetSmart PetsHotel, PetSmart Grooming, PetSmart Training and PetSmart Doggie Day Camp are convenient for people living in the Matanuska-Susitna Valley, Eagle River, Chugiak, Anchorage and at the Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson.”

PetSmart held its grand opening Dec. 18, just in time for holiday shopping. To learn more about
PetSmart visit The new Red Robin restaurant replaces the former Red Robin location by the Northway Mall. The new Tikahtnu Commons restaurant is architecturally designed in the latest in Red Robin style, with a hip new ‘feel’ that has already received many compliments from its guests.

“We are thrilled to be expanding the Red Robin family of restaurants in Alaska,” said Fred Rosenberg, president of Gourmet Ventures Inc. “Our new Tikahtnu Commons location is convenient for our military and east side patrons and all of our longtime loyal guests. We’re excited to be able to invite our guests to experience an outstanding, family-friendly dining experience in one of the most modern restaurants in the nation.”

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