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Zorbaz of Alexandria is located on North Nokomis Street. (Photo by Amy Chaffins)

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Over the winter, the Alexandria lakes area sprouted three new dining destinations - Lakes Country Buffet, Zorbaz and Fresh Corner.

The owners of all three restaurants say "so far so good" for business and they're looking forward to the summer crowd stopping by to dig in, too.



Lakes Country Buffet opened on North Nokomis Street about six weeks ago.

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Amy Chaffins
Amy Chaffins is a journalist working for the Echo Press newspaper. After graduating from St. Cloud State University, Amy’s first job was at KSAX-TV working as an anchor and reporter. From 2003-2010, Amy worked as an editor and reporter for the Pope County Tribune and Starbuck Times newspapers. During her journalism career, Amy earned writing and photography awards from the Associated Press, Minnesota Newspaper Association and Society of Professional Journalists. Amy and her husband, Brandon, live in Alexandria and together write “He Sez, She Sez,” a humor column in the local women’s magazine, Chicz
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