New drive-thru Costa coming to the A11
PUBLISHED: 11:47 10 August 2019 | UPDATED: 13:12 10 August 2019
A new coffee shop will be coming to a major route in and out Norfolk after plans for the drive-thru were approved.
The proposal to build a coffee shop, restaurant and drive-thru at Thetford service station west, on the A11, has been approved by Breckland Council.
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The plans, submitted by Motor Fuel Limited, do not state what the new business will be called but it describes the branding as being a mix of white and western red. It is understood that it will be a Costa Coffee outlet.
Motor Fuel Limited is partnered with the UK's most popular coffee chain Costa. The service station currently has a Costa Express but not a full-sized outlet.
Currently the site has a BP petrol station, Greggs and Stone Willy's Kitchen.
The plans were recommend for approval by a case officer from the council who said: "It would provide employment opportunities within the district and enhance service facilities available along the A11."