Restaurant Closings

Local Coffee & Doughnut Shop in the Heights Sets a Closing Date

POSTED: December 4, 2020 AT 8:57 am   /   Breaking News, News, Restaurant Closings

Morningstar, the independent shop at 4721 North Main founded by Greenway Coffee co-owners David Buehrer and Ecky Prabanto, along with Sam Phan, Buehrer’s former boss and mentor in crafting doughnuts, is closing permanently. On social media, it announced its last day of operation would be Monday, December 28. It opened in in the Heights in […]

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Good Dog Houston Closes Montrose Location to Focus On Heights Original

POSTED: November 16, 2020 AT 9:41 am   /   News, Restaurant Closings

Sad news for Montrose hot dog enthusiasts: after five years, Good Dog Houston is closing its Montrose location at 1312 West Alabama on Sunday, November 22. However, the Heights location at 903 Studewood continues to serve favorites such as the Ol’ Zapata with bacon, caramelized onions and jalapeño relish, as well a curated selection of […]

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After 22 Years, Bistro Provence in Memorial is Getting a Refreshed Look & a New Name

POSTED: August 12, 2020 AT 4:20 pm   /   News, Rebrandings & Retoolings, Restaurant Closings

Saturday, August 22 is the last day for diners to bid adieu to Bistro Provence at 13616 Memorial. It opened in September 1998 and for 22 years has been a comfortable, steadfast source of approachable French fare and top-notch wine. This September, owner Genevieve Guy is debuting Bistro 555 in its place. Guy is making […]

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Iconic Houston Bar, Bakery & Woman-Led Woodlands Restaurant Close Due To COVID-19

POSTED: July 31, 2020 AT 11:54 am   /   Featured, News, Restaurant Closings

It’s inevitable that at some point a favorite bar or restaurant is going to close. Between thin margins and fickle consumers, the hospitality industry is notoriously volatile, even in the best of times — but for small bars and restaurants, the COVID-19 pandemic is the worst of times. There is a growing list of those […]

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Houston Loses Downtown Bar & Heights Restaurant to COVID-Driven Economic Downturn

POSTED: July 22, 2020 AT 1:58 pm   /   News, Restaurant Closings

The efforts to contain the spread of COVID-19 over the last few months have caused huge challenges for Texas bars and restaurants. Bars have been forced to shut down twice, although for this second time around, Governor Greg Abbott is at least allowing these businesses to sell drinks to-go.  Dining rooms were initially closed in […]

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