Restaurant Closings

Well-Regarded Houston Thai Restaurant Closes After A Series Of Setbacks — Updated

POSTED: December 3, 2021 AT 8:33 am   /   News, Restaurant Closings

Thanks to a reader tip, we’ve learned that long-standing Thai restaurant Kanomwan at 736 1/2 Telephone closed “until further notice” back on September 7. The restaurant was established in the mid-1980s by Darawan Yuthana Charoenrat, who passed away in 2010 and earned the affectionate nickname of “Thai Nazi”, inspired by the Soup Nazi character from […]

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Underbelly Hospitality Replacing UB Preserv With Montrose Bar, Reveals Another New Restaurant

POSTED: November 22, 2021 AT 5:01 pm   /   News, Restaurant Closings, Restaurant Openings

In light of the impending closing of The Hay Merchant and move of steakhouse Georgia James to Regent Square, chef Chris Shepherd’s restaurant group, Underbelly Hospitality is making some big moves to accommodate the beginnings and endings of several leases. UB Preserv Makes Way for Everlong Bar & Hideaway Like The Hay Merchant, UB Preserv […]

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Becks Prime Bows Out of the Heights

POSTED: September 23, 2021 AT 4:15 pm   /   News, Restaurant Closings

Heights residents are going to have to drive farther for Becks Prime’s fresh-never-frozen Angus beef burgers, hand-cut fries and ahi tuna salads. The Heights location at 115 West 19th is closing on Thursday, September 30. The good news is that 10 locations remain (most of which are in Houston, but there is also one in […]

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End of an Era: Peli Peli to be Replaced by Another South African Restaurant

POSTED: August 25, 2021 AT 4:31 pm   /   News, Restaurant Closings, Restaurant Openings

After a dozen years combined, all remaining Peli Peli South African Kitchen locations are closing for good on September 5. The Woodlands and Galleria restaurants — the only ones that still remain — are being replaced by Mozambik, a restaurant that started in South Africa that also has locations in Zambia. The new restaurant debuts […]

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Big Changes at Four Well-Loved Houston Restaurants

POSTED: July 22, 2021 AT 1:15 pm   /   News, Restaurant Closings, Restaurant Openings

July has been a rough month for some classic Houston establishments, but it’s also been a time of second chances. The second oldest Tex-Mex restaurant in the Bayou City announced it was closing, but hope is on the horizon. Earlier this month, members of two of Houston’s most prestigious restaurant families announced they were closing […]

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