Banking on barbecue

Finishing touches are being put on Joey’s Smokin’ B-B-Q, which is set for an April 21 opening in the La Jolla Bank building at 888 Prospect St. Jeff Nicolleti, who was busy with details in the restaurant on April 10, said they’re looking to attract a local following as well as tourists.

It’s the only outlet for the franchise that will have a ‘grab-and-go’ counter for the lunch crowd, he said.

La Jolla residents, business owners and military personnel will get a 10 percent discount through the end of the month, he added.