Owner of Tobiuo in Katy Plans to Open Money Cat Restaurant in Houston

POSTED: January 5, 2022 AT 11:27 am   /   News, Restaurant Openings

Chef Sherman Yeung, who owns Tobiuo, a Japanese restaurant in Katy, is making plans for his first restaurant in Houston. Called Money Cat (not to be confused with Theodore Rex chef/owner Justin Yu’s popular pop-up brunches and limited-edition menus), it will be located in the Kirby Grove center at 2925 Richmond, next door to upscale […]

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Acclaimed Houston Burger Joint Finally Opens its Brick-and-Mortar Restaurant

POSTED: January 3, 2022 AT 5:40 pm   /   News, Restaurant Openings

It’s been two-and-a-half years in the making, but Willet and Diane Feng are finally opening their first street-level burger joint. burger-chan 2.0 debuted with a soft opening on Monday, January 3 at 5353 West Alabama (between South Rice and Yorktown). It replaces their former spot in the underground food court at Greenway Plaza. That location permanently […]

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Houston Restaurants & Bars That Are Temporarily Closed Through New Year’s Day 2022

POSTED: December 30, 2021 AT 10:53 am   /   News, Restaurant Closings

Since mid-December, the Houston restaurant and bar industry has been in a state of flux due to the spread of the omicron variant of COVID-19. Over the past few weeks, it’s been a spate of temporarily closings, testing employees and reopenings when it’s known sufficient staff are in the clear. That cycle is likely to […]

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Meet the Houston-Beaumont Trio Competing on Disney+ Cake Challenge Series “Foodtastic”

POSTED: December 21, 2021 AT 12:22 pm   /   News

All it took was one social media post of Houston resident Dillion Barlow and Maurice Abelman’s elaborate food art design featuring Davy Jones of “Pirates of the Carribean” to get him noticed by Disney and the producers of the new Disney+ show “Foodtastic.”  Born and raised in Nederland, about 100 miles outside of Houston, Barlow […]

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