Restaurant Openings

New Houston Restaurant Rodeo Goat Brings The Beef To The East Side

POSTED: June 2, 2018 AT 8:41 am   /   News, Restaurant Openings

Given the recent crop of new “craft burger” restaurants popping up in Houston over past two years (most notably HopDoddy Burger Bar, BuffBurger and the Shake Shack at the Galleria), it seems that Houston’s love affair with the beefy sandwich is insatiable. In March, another contender for Houston’s burger affections entered the market. Rodeo Goat Ice House opened its first location outside of the […]

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La Vista 101 Marks Return Of Houston Restaurateur & Southern Goods Chef

POSTED: May 26, 2018 AT 10:56 am   /   Featured, News, Restaurant Openings

La Vista 101 officially opens on Tuesday, May 29 at 1805 West 18th in the Lazybrook and Timbergrove area near the Heights. (Saturday, May 26 is the final soft-opening service.) It marks restaurateur Greg Gordon’s return to Houston’s restaurant scene. Gordon was previously the proprietor of La Vista in Briargrove, which shuttered in June 2017. Also back […]

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A New Peli Peli Kitchen Is Debuting At Whole Foods Market 365 With Breakfast And Organic Ingredients

POSTED: May 10, 2018 AT 6:34 am   /   News, Restaurant Openings

South African fast-casual restaurant Peli Peli Kitchen is opening a new location inside the Whole Foods Market 365 at 101 North Loop West in the  Independence Heights neighborhood this summer. Menu options specific to the forthcoming in-store restaurant include organic ingredients and a breakfast menu featuring unique takes on traditional morning fare. As part of its agreement as a […]

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Forthcoming Houston Restaurant SING Is Opening In The Heights This Fall

POSTED: May 1, 2018 AT 9:37 am   /   News, Restaurant Openings

It was announced in December 2017 that longtime Houston restaurateur Jerry Lasco (best known for Max’s Wine Dive and The Tasting Room in Houston) is partnering with local pop-up chef and former Houston Press freelance restaurant critic Cuc Lam on a new eatery named SING. That’s short for “Singapore,” but the duo is also aiming their […]

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For Here Or To Go? Fresco Cafe Italiano Caters To BYOB And Take-Out Diners Alike

POSTED: April 25, 2018 AT 4:33 pm   /   News, Restaurant Openings

Chef Roberto Crescini had an idea for a bright, airy spot that offered authentic Italian pasta dishes and sauces to-go. That idea is now reality and located in a Greenway Plaza strip center. Fresco Cafe Italiano is at 3277 Southwest Freeway just off of Edloe. A funny thing happened: people came in for take-out but then wanted to stay. […]

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