New fast-food restaurant is located at 1117 Kern where Taco Bell once was

Popeye's Louisiana Grill will be opening on Saturday.

Robert Patterson, Kern area supervisor for Popeye's, was in Taft on Friday to train workers.

The fast-food restaurant will be open from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. at 1117 Kern Street in the West Kern Junction shopping center.

Popeye's will be open for both drive-through and walk-in customers.