Get to know the 3 freshest new businesses to open in Worcester

Want to explore the freshest new spots in Worcester? From a brewery and coffee spot to a used bookstore and cafe, read on for a list of the newest spots to open recently.

Redemption Rock Brewing

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Redemption Rock Brewing is a brewery, offering coffee and tea and more that's located at 333 Shrewsbury St.

Craft beer is served in full pours, half pours, samples and to-go in 32-ounce. growlers. The cafe side offers hot and nitro cold brews from local roasters, including Acoustic Java and Atomic Coffee Roasters. You can bring your own food, or be on the lookout for food trucks that visit the site. The business is planning on offering music and trivia events in the near future.

Craft Table & Bar

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Stop by 50 Franklin St. and you'll find Craft Table & Bar, a new bar and New American and breakfast and brunch spot. It also has a location in East Boston.

The new spot has opened on the lower level of the Bancroft Hotel. On the menu, you'll find everything from a jumbo pretzel to lobster Alfredo. Soups, sandwiches and salads are also available.

Bedlam Book Cafe

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Bedlam Book Cafe is a new used bookstore, offering juice and smoothies, coffee and tea and more. It's located at 138 Green St., Suite 1.

On the juice menu, you'll see the Allen Ginsberg on Green St., made with kale, spinach, apple, parsley and mint. There's also The Beet Poet, with beets, celery, apple, parsley and maca powder.