Restaurant Openings

New Rice Village Restaurant Injects New Life Into Long-Abandoned Tapas Spot

POSTED: July 24, 2023 AT 1:14 pm   /   News, Restaurant Openings

Alife Hospitality Group has steadily been growing with new restaurants such as Kamp Houston, Bungalow Downtown Dining and Southside Sporting Club. The newest is FRNDS, located in Rice Village at 2441 University in the former Mi Luna space — which has stood empty since Mi Luna closed in 2018. It continues what Alife Hospitality Group […]

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Berg Hospitality’s Upscale Chinese Restaurant is Now Open in Houston

POSTED: June 30, 2023 AT 12:12 pm   /   News, Restaurant Openings

Benny Chows, the Chinese-American restaurant from Benjamin Berg of Berg Hospitality Group, opened for lunch on Wednesday, June 28 and for both lunch and dinner on Thursday, June 29. It’s located at 1818 Washington Avenue steps away from Berg’s original restaurant, B&B Butchers, and it is his 11th restaurant in Texas. (Ten of those locations […]

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River Oaks Restaurant Albi Brings Elegant Middle Eastern Fare to Houston

POSTED: June 7, 2023 AT 9:15 pm   /   Food Finds, Mediterranean, Restaurant Openings

If you’ve been in Houston long enough, you’re familiar with the palm tree-lined streets of the West Gray corridor and will recognize the building at 1947 West Gray, home to the Men’s Wearhouse. Hidden just above it is a new, upscale, restaurant called Albi. It pays homage to the Levant, a region of the Middle […]

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