Two new eateries welcomed customers for the first time Monday in Bakersfield.
CaliBurger cut the ribbon on its new restaurant right off Highway 99 and Olive Drive.
The Bakersfield Chamber of Commerce was there to celebrate the occasion.
CaliBurger got its start in Shanghai, China and now has locations in 13 countries.
Across town, Firehouse Subs opened its first location in Bakersfield on California Avenue by Starbucks and and Verizon.
In a statement, owner Mike Kamrani said they couldn’t ask for for a better city to be in.
Firehouse Subs is open daily from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.