A few weeks ago, I put up a press release about Sonic opening a store in Birch Run. I knew it was just a matter of time before we would find an excuse to make the trip east.
The Sonic in Birch Run is the chain’s fifth Michigan store. It’s located on Main Street in front of the Prime Outlets. You can see it as soon as you get off the Interstate. The store has an exit and entrance from Main Street which was actually closed off when we first went by because of a lot of traffic, but most people will actually enter off Beyer Road in the back.
When we took a trip to Flint just a few weeks after the Sonic opening there, we actually had to wait in a line to get a stall. I assumed the same thing would happen in Birch Run.
We finally made our way to Sonic a little before six o’clock. The main entrance is accessible from Beyer Road. Since we were coming from the Outlet Mall, we were already close. We pulled in to the drive way and I noticed a stall right away. Instead of having two rows of stalls on one side of the building, they have one row on either side of the building. Read the rest of this entry »