HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — An iconic brunch and Instagram hot spot in downtown Hartford and in West Hartford, The Place 2 Be, announced it will open its seventh location in Dallas, Texas.

This new site will be the operation’s first restaurant outside of New England.

Officials announced on the restaurant’s website that the business will be moving in 2023 into the Dibs on Victory space in Dallas, which is right across from the American Airlines. So far, the chain has three restaurants in the Hartford area and one in Springfield, Massachusetts.

Restaurants five and six are currently in development. The Place 2 Be said it has its eyes set on New Haven, according to the website.

The Place 2 Be was a concept first founded in 2015, according to the website’s homepage. Some of its inspirations for the business are a love of classic brunch, Instagram and its customers.

Current locations include:

  • 50 Memorial Rd., West Hartford
  • 615 Franklin Ave., Hartford
  • 5 Constitution Plaza, Hartford
  • 1000 Hall of Fame Ave., Springfield, Ma.