Restaurant Closings

Chef Lance Fegen’s Namesake Restaurant in the Heights Closes After One Year — Updated

POSTED: April 13, 2022 AT 10:54 am   /   News, Restaurant Closings

Chef-owner Lance Fegen and his F.E.E.D TX restaurant group partners announced this morning that the chef’s namesake restaurant, Fegen’s at 1050 Studewood, has closed after only a year in business. While an announcement was made on the restaurant’s Facebook page, there no information was shared on exactly why it’s closing. Additionally, a public relations rep […]

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Backstreet Cafe Closed for Repairs Until February 2022

POSTED: January 11, 2022 AT 10:31 am   /   News, Rebrandings & Retoolings, Restaurant Closings

Update: Backstreet Cafe has since reopened. If you’re thinking of heading to Backstreet Cafe for lunch, brunch or dinner, think again — until February, anyway. The restaurant, located in a venerable two-story home built in the 1920s at 1103 South Shepherd, is closed for the month while some much-needed repairs are performed. The restaurant temporarily […]

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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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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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