Ground broken on Golden Corral near Lehigh Valley Mall

Chain plans to open restaurant around late November

Published: Jul 23 2012 04:51:42 PM EDT   Updated On: Jul 23 2012 05:45:23 PM EDT

A national restaurant chain is seizing a golden opportunity in Lehigh County.

Golden Corral broke ground Monday on a new restaurant near the Lehigh Valley Mall in Whitehall Township.

Construction will start Tuesday, and the restaurant should be up and running around late November, officials said.