Owner of Jackson's and Avo & DramOopening new Homewood restaurant

The Homewood Star

Tom Sheffer, the owner of Jackson's Bar & Bistro in Soho and Avo & Dram in Mountain Brook, has leased the building at 920 Oxmoor Road for a new restaurant called Soda Jerk. The restaurant will be a fast-service concept with burgers, hot dogs, grilled cheese and kale salads on the menu along with sundaes, shakes and other ice cream treats.

Willie Chriesman