Texas Restaurants

Eat and drink essentials in Prosper, Melissa and Anna, TX

With so many people moving to northern Collin County, you’re probably wondering what’s up there besides the sprawling real estate developments. That’s why we’ve rounded up some of the restaurants that are now open, organized by each city. ANNE, TEXAS Photo: Crow’s Country Cafe | Official site Claiming to be …

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James Beard Awards Recognize North Carolina Chefs and Restaurants | Texas News

By DREW JACKSON, The News & Observer RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Starting with a small fried fish shack in Durham, chef Ricky Moore is at the top of the culinary world. Moore is North Carolina’s latest James Beard Award winner, bringing home the Southeast’s top chef for his Saltbox Seafood …

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Takeaways from the long-awaited opening of Chuy’s in Midland

Chuy’s officially opened its Midland location on Tuesday. The day before, the restaurant held a fundraiser for Bynum School and the Reporter-Telegram got a sneak peek at the restaurant and its food. Here are some takeaways. FoodThe Tex-Mex restaurant brings all its signature dishes. For those familiar with the menu, …

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Texas Restauranteur’s $1 Surcharge Raises $250,000 for Ukraine – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

A Dallas restaurateur’s plan to support humanitarian efforts in Ukraine has raised more than $250,000 to help provide hot meals to Ukrainians fleeing or defending against Russian invasion. Six weeks ago, Dallas restaurateur Shannon Wynne decided, instead of asking for donations, to add a $1 fee to each customer’s bill. …

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Shawarma Press® Announces Grand Opening of Fifth Texas Location in Georgetown

The Nation’s First Authentic Shawarma Franchise Brings Healthy Mediterranean Cuisine to the Masses at Walmart Stores IRVING, TX, June 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Shawarma Press, the fast-growing Mediterranean fast-food franchise owned by dallas-based entrepreneurs Sawsan Abublan and Dr. Ehap Sabri, announced the grand opening ceremonies planned for June 7 in …

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Tex-Mex fusion and historic restaurants

You can look “Texas eats”, Saturday at 10am on KSAT 12, KSAT.com and KSAT Moreour free streaming app. This week on Texas Eats, David visits historic and haunted restaurants in Central Texas! David’s first stop is at an iconic Italian restaurant, Guillermo’s, in downtown San Antonio. He visits the restaurant …

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Pokemoto, Hawaiian Poke Bowls dip in Texas

New Dallas area Franchise contract signed for mountains Town/Flower mound Market. Pokemoto now has 38 Franchise contracts Sign League City, Texas, June 02, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Pokemoto, Muscle Maker, Inc. (Nasdaq: GRILL) growing Hawaiian Poke Bowl restaurant concept, today announced the signing of a new Pokemoto franchise agreement for …

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Dallas restaurants unveil new menus for spring and more restaurant news

This roundup of Dallas restaurant news is full of dishes — new dishes. As the seasons change, restaurants are rolling out new menus to highlight these seasonal dishes, or perhaps just to switch things up. There’s also an opening or two, and plenty more tasty treats. Here’s what’s happening in …

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8 reasons to be excited about the 2023 NADA Show host city, Dallas

From its inception as a business and trading center for livestock, cotton, and petroleum, Dallas has a long history as a booming city for business. Today, Dallas is buzzing with a different kind of energy. Attracting just under 50 million visitors to the metro area each year, the Big D …

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New Deals to Accelerate Donut Franchise Shipley’s Growth, Plus Other Development News | Franchise News

Three agreements with Shipley Do-Nuts will bring more than 50 units to Georgia and Maryland. Based in Dallas ARFD Foodsoperated by Andrew Robertson and Franklin Diaz, has signed for 25 locations in Georgia, while Oziel Rodriguez, operator Sweet Donuts Investments, has reached an agreement for five stores. In Maryland, cousins …

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Thomas Keller and Rohini Dey honored at the Chicago gala

“It is very rare to see a profession evolve and I am lucky… to have seen this profession grow since its beginnings”, Thomas Keller told participants of the 25and MenuMasters annual celebration as he was inducted into the Drake Hotel Hall of Fame in Chicago on Saturday. He said he …

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Nashville’s hot chicken food truck brand expands to Katy

Food & Culture // Restaurants & Bars Greg Morago, Personal editor May 20, 2022Updated: May 20, 2022 9:50 a.m. This is a carousel. Use the Next and Previous buttons to navigate 1of6The Houston-based Clutch City Cluckers, a food truck concept selling hot chicken, will open its third Houston location at …

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These restaurants feed on fresh, locally sourced ingredients

Chefs such as Josh Tomson harvest from their on-site gardens. Woodloch Lodge In order to provide their customers with the freshest, tastiest and healthiest dishes available, the sustainably conscious chefs harvest from their on-site gardens or look to local growers as their main source of food supply. This practice of …

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3 Texas restaurants you didn’t know were owned by celebrities

Celebrity restaurants are all over the world, and there are even a few places in Texas that exist on this list. Some of them include Jimmy Buffet’s San Antonio Margaritaville and Guy Fieri’s Flavortown Kitchen in Austin and Houston. There are Lone Star State restaurants that don’t have such an …

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This is what the Outback Steakhouse of the future looks like

By Jordan Valinsky, CNN Business (CNN) — Outback steakhouses of the future won’t be as big as the outback itself. Like many casual dining chains, Outback is looking to a post-pandemic future in which delivery and takeout orders are increasingly important to the bottom line. So the chain, known for …

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Empty Bowls, an international effort to fight hunger, will be held May 14 at the Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, 4848 Main.

Food & Culture // Restaurants & Bars May 12, 2022 This is a carousel. Use the Next and Previous buttons to navigate Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, 4848 Main. Purchasing handcrafted bowls will benefit the work of the Houston Food Bank.”/>1of8 Empty Bowls, an international effort to fight hunger, will …

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Three-Day Weekend at a Texas Hill Country Oasis

Stipulated: weekend getaways deserve three days. Longer, and… it’s not really a weekend. Hence our series, Three Day Weekend, dedicated to revealing the best destinations in the state. Going away for a long weekend is supposed to be relaxing, but with all the necessary planning and coordination, that tranquility can …

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How flexible rental arrangements can save a restaurant

Nicola Blaque owns Caribbean restaurants The Jerk Shack and Mi Roti in San Antonio, Texas. Its third restaurant will debut next year inside Hemisfair, a park run by a nonprofit organization offering local business owners restored homes with flexible rental contracts. I had a restaurant about five miles from Hemisfair, …

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Don’t just buy local, eat this way too

If you need an incentive to dine somewhere in Southeast Texas — and you really shouldn’t — the fourth annual Restaurant Week should whet your appetite. Once again, the Beaumont Convention and Visitors Bureau is making a special effort to remind area residents that they don’t have to travel to …

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Alcohol sales in San Antonio topped $74.3 million in March

Sales were stronger than even before the pre-pandemic years, when overall sales in March reached $66.1 million in 2018 and $67.2 million in 2019. March had the strongest alcohol sales so far in 2022. Alcohol sales in January and February were $63.1 million combined. The April issues are still not …

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DC Hosts Its First-Ever Plant-Based Restaurant Week

Next week, Washington, DC will host the city’s first Veg Restaurant Week – a week-long event to showcase the city’s most exciting plant-based dishes. Signed into effect by Mayor Muriel Bowser, the plant-based celebration will run May 7-14, in partnership with restaurants and vegan chefs across the city. Bowser helped …

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5 Texas Restaurants Included in Forbes Travel Guide’s 2022 Star Award Winners

TEXAS (KETK) — Forbes Travel Guide released its 2022 Star Award winners on Tuesday, listing more than 1,000 destinations, including hotels, restaurants and spas from around the world. Of the many properties on the list, five Texas restaurants were shortlisted. When selecting recipients of the Star Awards, Forbes Travel Guide …

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Midland County liquor sales top $6 million mark in March

Entertainment // Restaurants and bars Mercedes Cordero, MRT.com/Midland Reporter-Telegram April 28, 2022 Texas Comptroller’s Office.”/> Midland County bartenders served more than $6 million worth of beer, wine and liquor in March, according to the latest available records from the Texas Comptroller’s Office. krisanapong detraphiphat/Getty Images Midland County bartenders served more …

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🌱 New left turn + popular local restaurants + houses for sale

Happy Wednesday, Round Rock! Let us all catch you up to start today on an enlightened note. First, today’s weather forecast: Partial sunshine. High: 79 Low: 64. Here are the top three stories from Round Rock today: At 10:00 a.m. April 29, Williamson County officials will open a southbound left-turn …

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Top Rated BBQ Restaurants in ENC

GREENVILLE, NC (WNCT) – If you come from or have been to eastern North Carolina, you know how seriously we take our barbecue. Residents of eastern North Carolina take no criticism lightly when it comes to their favorite barbecue restaurants, as this part of the state is known for its …

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C&H Hawaiian Grill owner speaks out after restaurant fire | KAMR

KILLEEN, Texas – An overnight fire shut down the famed Killeen C&H Hawaiian Grill restaurant today. Owner Hensan Timo says he has never experienced anything like this in his company’s 17 years of operation and is still figuring out what happened. “He texted me and said I don’t know if …

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Another Broken Egg signs agreements for 12 new stores

America is in love with brunch, and Another Broken Egg Cafe fills the country’s demand from coast to coast. The “NextGen Casual” brand redefining the brunch category announced today that it has recently signed three new development agreements totaling 12 new locations planned for development. Included in the impressive collection …

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Houston, Texas 2020

The metropolis of Texas and the largest city in the country, Houston is a well-known city around the world. It is not only rich in diverse people but also in history and culture. The small town once located in the swamps of Buffalo Bayou is now a major metropolitan destination …

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Half of independent restaurants will close without help

The food and service industry was among the hardest hit at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, when the national emergency forced many to close their doors to customers. Help has come in the form of a number of federal aid programs, the most recent of which – the Restaurant …

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Midland County liquor sales top $5 million in February

Entertainment // Restaurants and bars Mercedes Cordero, MRT.com/Midland Reporter-Telegram April 12, 2022 Texas Comptroller’s Office.”/> Midland County bartenders served nearly $6 million worth of beer, wine and liquor in February, according to the latest available records from the Texas Comptroller’s Office. krisanapong detraphiphat/Getty Images Midland County bartenders served nearly $6 …

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San Antonio’s oldest restaurant in continuous operation in South Africa since 1946

In the early 1950s, during the Cavalier’s River Parade, Bill Lyons was about twelve years old. His grandfather, Alfred Beyer, had recently opened Casa Rio, one of the first restaurants to open on the River Walk, and which is still in operation today. It was a business that would not …

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Live Covid-19 Updates: FAA, Covid Cases and Latest News

A checkpoint in Ningbo, China. A growing number of Chinese cities are requiring truckers to take daily Covid PCR tests.Credit…Agence France-Presse — Getty Images BEIJING — China’s growing Covid-19 restrictions are creating further disruptions to global supply chains for consumer electronics, auto parts and other goods. A growing number of …

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Bill Miller Bar-BQ starts construction at the Boerne site after a 2-year break

April 6, 2022Updated: April 6, 2022 4:02 p.m. The restaurant was to be completed in 2020. Photo by Gabriel Romero After a two-year hiatus, one of San Antonio’s iconic restaurants begins construction in the Hill Country. The dirt turns again at the location of Boerne’s first Bill Miller Bar-BQ. Construction …

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Petition urges Grand Prairie to ease restrictions on food trucks

When Rene Ramirez launched his food truck in 2018, he planned to locate it in Grand Prairie. But he soon realized it would be difficult, if not impossible, due to city restrictions on food trucks. “We live in Grand Prairie and wanted to work in Grand Prairie,” Ramirez said. “But …

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As French Restaurants in Battery Park City Sued Documents in 2 Weeks Texas Bound Lawyer

As French Restaurants in Battery Park City Sued Documents in 2 Weeks Texas Bound Lawyer By Matthew Russell Lee, Patreon Maxwell’s BookBBC-gbritish tutor – Honduras- ESPN NY Magazine SDNY COURTHOUSE, April 3 – Denny Gonzalez sued The District at 225 Liberty Street for non-payment of minimum wage and overtime. On …

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8 Delicious Restaurants to Try in Fredericksburg

Fredericksburg, Texas is in the heart of the scenic Texas Hill Country and a tourist destination near San Antonio and Austin. Fredericksburg is a great place for city dwellers to relax, enjoy state parks, and join a wine tasting tour where you let someone else drive you to local tasting …

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🌱 Desert Door Residency Winners + Two New Restaurants in Austin

Hey, Austin! We’re catching up with you all to start this Thursday, March 31 on an enlightened note. These are the most important things happening today in Austin. First, today’s weather forecast: Sunny and pleasant. High: 81 Low: 53. Here are today’s top stories in Austin: Big Medium and Desert …

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Houston’s favorite chocolate shop will open a new store in River Oaks

Food & Culture // Restaurants & Bars March 28, 2022 1of3 The Chocolate Bar owner will open Winfield’s Chocolate Bar this summer at the Center at River Oaks. Becca WrightShow moreShow less 2of3The Chocolate Bar owner will open Winfield’s Chocolate Bar this summer at the Center at River Oaks.Becca WrightShow …

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Soaring Chicken Prices Impact Central Texas Restaurants

Some restaurants in Waco are being forced to change their menus and prices as the cost of chicken has steadily increased in recent weeks. Waco business owners have expressed frustration over rising prices, attributed to supply chain issues and rising costs of transporting goods. Shamica Evans, owner of the Waffle …

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Gourmet discoveries and good sips in Dallas this weekend

This week’s foodie finds include a new Farmers’ Market location and festival themes ranging from beer to seltzers to straight Texas. Get ready for a warm weekend with plenty of outdoor events like the Dallas Kosher Chili Cook-Off or a workout with Athletic Brewery. Here are 10 foodie events to …

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Applebee’s wants to look more like McDonald’s than Olive Garden

When local governments ordered restaurants to close their dining rooms, they had to quickly make their food available for delivery or pickup. For some restaurants, like pizzerias, it wasn’t so bad. But for others, like Applebee, it meant a drastic change in their operations – and a huge drop in …

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The chef behind Chris Shepherd’s new restaurant, plus the latest food news

On this week’s episode of “What’s Eric Eating,” Chef nick well joins CultureMap Editor-in-Chief Eric Sandler to discuss wild oats. Newly opened in the Houston Farmers Market, Wild Oats is Underbelly Hospitality’s ode to Texas‘ diverse culinary traditions. Fine discusses his unlikely entry into the world of professional cooking and …

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These Houston restaurants and bakeries are on Ukraine’s side

Houston restaurants raise money for organizations that provide relief to the people of Ukraine. These efforts benefit a range of organizations helping refugees in Ukraine and Poland, as well as other relief efforts. Underbelly Hospitality has already stepped up. Last week, Chris Shepherd’s three restaurants raised $9,846 for celebrity chef …

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Texas hits two-year mark for statewide COVID-19 disaster declaration

Austin, TX, 2 hours ago — Two years ago, on March 13, 2020, Governor Greg Abbott released his first proclamation declaring a state of disaster in all 254 counties of Texas in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Since then, the declaration has been continuously renewed on a monthly basis. Under …

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Two downtown Fort Worth hotels welcome new celebrity chefs – Find out what’s changing at Toro Toro and il Modo

JTwo Fort Worth flagship restaurants have new chefs taking over in the kitchen. Both are located downtown, and both are inside fancy hotels. First, Toro Toro inside the Worthington Hotel brings in new Executive Chef Jonathan Esparza. The Italian restaurant il Modo, located on the ground floor of the new …

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The new drive-in bakery offers Filipino cakes and pastries

Food & Culture // Restaurants & Bars March 8, 2022 Houston is no stranger to drive-through donuts, but drive-thru cakes, buns and pastries? Red Ribbon Bakery recently opened at 13421 Westheimer with a drive-thru feature for the bakery’s line of authentic Filipino cakes and sweet and savory pastries. Westheimer’s location …

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SF restaurant that was in ‘Mrs. Doubtfire moves to Texas

Baonecci Ristorante, a treasured Italian restaurant that’s been in the heart of North Beach for over 15 years, has a new home halfway across the country. The city mourned the loss of the local gem when owners Walter and Stefania Gambaccini, originally from Lucca and who took over the former …

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🌱 Where to Eat in SXSW + Austin Rodeo Kicks Off + New Perennial

Good day, people of Austin! Gabriela Couvillion here with a new issue of the Austin Daily. First, today’s weather forecast: Warm with low clouds dissipating. High: 82 Low: 64. Here are the top stories in Austin today: South by Southwest (SXSW) takes place in Austin Austin from March 11-20, and …

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Police confirm four restaurants in Bryan were robbed early Wednesday morning

BRYAN, Texas (KBTX) – Police confirmed that four different restaurants in Bryan were robbed early Wednesday morning. The four restaurants are Imperial Chinese & Sushi and Cotton Patch Cafe on Earl Rudder Freeway, and Mr. Hamburger and Babe’s Donut & Coffee Shop on Texas Avenue. Security footage from inside the …

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Jury selection resumes for 1st Capitol Riot trial

WASHINGTON (AP) — Jury selection resumed on Tuesday in the first trial of one of hundreds of Donald Trump supporters charged with storming the U.S. Capitol last year. The first Capitol riot defendant to stand trial is Guy Wesley Reffitt, a Texas man charged with bringing a firearm onto Capitol …

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‘Quite an honour’: McAllen restaurant owners Delgados up for prestigious award

LEFT: Chef Larry Delgado at Salomé on Thursday, Oct. 21, 2021 at McAllen. (Joel Martinez | [email protected]) RIGHT: Jessica Delgado (Courtesy of Salomé on Main) The big news came to restaurant owners McAllen, Larry and Jessica Delgado on Wednesday, when the James Beard Foundation announced the nominees for this year’s …

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New restaurants, shops and clinics: 10 businesses now open or to come in Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto

Check out new businesses and restaurants now open or coming soon in the Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto area. (Brooke Sjoberg, Amy Bryant/Community Impact Journal) Do you want to discover new restaurants and businesses in your area? Shop for Afro-Tropical and Caribbean drinks at a new specialty grocery store in …

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A Meshack’s barbecue restaurant is opening in Plano, but it’s not the one you think

A restaurant with a well-known family name in Texas barbecue circles is opening its doors in Plano. Meshack’s Texas BBQ opens near Central Market on the northeast corner of Coit Road and President George Bush Turnpike next month, but is not affiliated with Meshack’s Bar-B-Que Shack in Garland, the Texas …

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West Coast Taco Bar opens a Mexican restaurant in Elk Grove

West Coast Taco Bar’s Bitchin’ Cali burrito is stuffed with asada, shrimp, fries, guacamole, cheese, pico de gallo and chipotle salsa. Courtesy of the West Coast Taco Bar. A taco truck, once voted maker of the best burrito in the Sacramento area, has its roots in Elk Grove. The West …

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Restaurant roundup: robots are invading kitchens

Funds are pouring in for automated solutions that promise to reduce labor requirements at every stage of the restaurant supply chain. On the delivery side, Berkeley, Calif.-based sidewalk delivery robotics startup Kiwibot announced on Thursday (February 17) a contract extension with food service and facilities management company Sodexo to increase …

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Coco robot delivery service opens with Austin restaurants

Coco, the Los Angeles-based robot delivery service, made its Austin debut this month. Austin restaurants participating in the program include Vaquero Taquero, Arpeggio Grill, Bambo Bistro, Clay Pit, DeSano Pizzeria, Tuk Tuk Thai and Aviator Pizza. The robots, which will be remotely controlled, will make deliveries in the South Lamar, …

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HEB monitors Mexico’s avocado ban as restaurants prepare to ‘smell it first’

News of a halt to US imports of avocados from Mexico surprised restaurants and vendors as much as consumers on Super Bowl Sunday. But HEB says it does not foresee any disruption at this time. “HEB is monitoring the situation closely and working with our suppliers,” Dya Campos, director of …

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Texas restaurants gear up for Super Bowl Sunday – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

North Texas businesses are gearing up for a busy Super Bowl weekend with many bars and restaurants hosting fan watch parties. Super Bowl LVI between the Los Angeles Rams and the Cincinnati Bengals will be played on Sunday, February 13 at SoFi Stadium in Los Angeles, California. At The Social …

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Main list of McDonald’s locations in Dallas selling the McPlant

McDonald’s has given foodies in Dallas-Fort Worth a great gift: North Texas will be one of the first regions in the United States to have the opportunity to try McPlant, the chain’s new plant-based burger. This follows a smaller test that began at eight restaurants in November 2021. (We did …

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Blumenthal calls for more federal aid to help Connecticut breweries | Texas

MANCHESTER, Conn. (AP) — Sen. Richard Blumenthal is pushing for the extension of federal pandemic aid to restaurants to save struggling Connecticut craft breweries. On Friday, the Democrat visited the Labyrinth Brewing company in Manchester. The brewery was able to survive the downturn in business during the pandemic thanks to …

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Bars and restaurants lead January recruitment spree

(Stock) The leisure and hospitality industry added 151,000 jobs in January, accounting for nearly a third of all positions added to the U.S. economy, according to government figures released Friday. The robust performance has eased fears that the Omicron variant would prevent people from returning to the labor market and …

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Houston restaurants takeover of downtown street extended for another year, signaling what could happen in other parts of the Bayou City

According to David Fields, the city’s chief transportation planner, a seven-block stretch of downtown Main Street is a perfect example of how Houston can redesign its roads. A pedestrian square to the south. The Metropolitan Transit Authority red line runs down the center of the street. Diners eat outdoors in …

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The 40/40 List for 2022: America’s Hottest Startups

Big chicken Units: ten Headquarter: Vegas Shaquille O’Neal is no restaurant rookie. He’s had a role in the Krispy Kreme and Five Guys franchises, and even a fine dining restaurant in Los Angeles. Not to mention, a headline-grabbing appointment in 2019 to Papa Johns’ board, which included investing in nine …

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21 restaurants that opened in the Bay Area in 2021, 3 soon in 2022

The Burger Joint opened in 2021. (Courtesy of The Burger Joint) Throughout the year, Community Impact Journal keeps track of new and new restaurants and bars opening in the Bay Area. Here is a non-exhaustive list of new restaurants opening in 2021 classified by type of cuisine. “> American 1. …

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Consumer optimism improves as DFW companies recover from Omicron – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

The omicron variant of COVID-19 impacted the retail and restaurant industry during the critical holiday season, a time many were counting on to make up for losses. But new data shows that as fast as the variant has swept through cities across the country, it can roll out just as …

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Texas DQ Restaurants Celebrate 75 Years

Special for the Avalanche-Journal | Lubbock Avalanche Log BEDFORD — For 75 years, DQ restaurants in Texas have been friendly gathering places where fans enjoy delicious treats and eats and create fond memories. And as DQ Restaurants across Texas prepare to celebrate this unique anniversary, they’re asking fans to share …

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The Halal Guys brings its culinary traditions to Pearland

Halal Guys started with two Egyptian brothers, a few food carts in New York, and a dream of success. Three decades later, The Halal Guys is a restaurant chain that continues to grow its brand internationally, with multiple locations in Houston, including a new restaurant in Pearland. The Pearland Restaurant, …

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BCS Restaurants Raises Awareness of Rett Syndrome with New Book Sale

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (KBTX) — A Texas A&M professor has a daughter who lives with a rare genetic neurological disorder called Rett syndrome, and a few local restaurants are trying to raise awareness by selling a book that raises money for research. Clifford Fry describes his daughter Ashley as the …

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‘We can’t live in a cave for the rest of our lives’: Restaurants and lawyer talk about lawsuit against city of Minneapolis – WCCO

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Seven restaurants have joined forces in a joint lawsuit against the city of Minneapolis, arguing for the immediate repeal of the city’s vaccination or testing requirement for those who dine out. Plaintiffs listed in the lawsuit include Smack Shack, Sneaky Pete’s, Jimmy John’s, Bunkers Music Bar & …

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Omicron-induced COVID-19 surge hits some Texas restaurants, bars harder than others

As the Omicron variant began to catch on late last year, bar owner Lee Daugherty grew concerned. He began to implement serious protocols among his staff at Alexandre, his establishment in the Oak Lawn neighborhood of Dallas, including bi-weekly testing. It wasn’t long before someone tested positive for COVID-19. “We …

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The Adolphus is one of the most historic hotels in Texas

Posted in Texas Accommodation January 19, 2022 by Katie Lawrence If you’re a history buff — or just someone who loves a luxury vacation — you’ll love staying at the Adolphus in Dallas. Opened in 1912, the stately building is one of the most historic hotels in Texas. According to …

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A Syracuse restaurant opened to much fanfare last summer. Six months later, it’s closed

Luna Loca, a “California Tex Mex” restaurant that opened to great acclaim in downtown Syracuse last summer, has closed for good. The restaurant at 304 E. Onondaga St. near Columbus Circle (in the former location of The Mission) served its last meals on Saturday, January 15. Owners Ryan and Leigh …

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Restaurants fill staff shortage in Somerset County

Labor shortage: American workers seek more incentives The United States is in the midst of one of the greatest labor shortages in history. Here’s what it will take to get more Americans back to work. Just the FAQ, USA TODAY Many restaurants in Somerset County are being forced to close …

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Hopdoddy Burger Bar and Grub Burger Bar Announce Merger

Texas-based burger joints Hopdoddy Burger Bar and Grub Burger Bar are joining forces as the HiBar Hospitality Group, bringing the total number of restaurants in Texas to 31, with another 19 locations elsewhere, according to a newly released group press release. form. Hopdoddy, an Austin-based burger restaurant, officially entered into …

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The 5 BEST B & Bs in North Texas

Hotels can seem a bit impersonal, and renting homes can be a lot of work. However, the guest rooms offer all the comforts of home, with the added bonus of a host or hostess on site (whose whole mission is to make your stay as special as possible!). If you’re …

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Inside Rice Village’s Sipple – Texas’ only alcohol-free bottle store for adults

ASince the day Bayou City Hemp Co. put its Mixer Elixer Ranch Water on the shelves at Sipple, Texas’ only alcohol-free bottle store, the CBD-infused seltzer has sold out weekly. The placement in the Rice Village spot four weeks ago was a market test before Bayou City Hemp officially launched …

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Frisco residents, visitors spent $ 7.68 million on alcohol in October. Here’s where they spent the most

Frisco bars and restaurants saw their total alcohol sales increase in October. Alcohol sales for the month totaled about $ 7.68 million, an increase of about 13.1% from $ 6.79 million in September. Here are the Frisco restaurants and bars where customers spent the most on alcohol in October, according …

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More children in NJ test positive for COVID as wave continues

A growing number of New Jersey children are testing positive for COVID-19, and some are falling ill and being hospitalized. According to Dr Meg Fisher, pediatric infectious disease expert and special advisor to State Health Commissioner Judith Persichilli, as the omicron variant began to spread, the increase in positive cases …

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14 unique restaurants to try in Lancaster

Located in the high desert of Southern California, Lancaster isn’t exactly known as a foodie mecca. Yet that is exactly where we are headed. If you know where to look, you’ll find several great places to dine. That said, and in no particular order, here are 14 unique restaurants to …

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Sugar Land regional airport considers future development

The airport master plan identified five sites belonging to the airport that could be used for non-aeronautical purposes, such as retail, restaurants, hospitality, light industrial use and offices and l administrative use, officials said. (courtesy Sugar Land Regional Airport) The Sugar Land regional airport could see further developments in the …

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Fort Worth New Years Eve picks: Fred’s farewell, ’80s band

Fort Worth for over 40 years.” title=”Fred’s Texas Cafe has been located in the western part of Fort Worth for over 40 years.” loading=”lazy”/> Fred’s Texas Cafe has been located in the western part of Fort Worth for over 40 years. Bud kennedy [email protected] READ MORE New restaurant for the …

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Comfort Food: Community Meals, Some Central Texas Restaurants Open | Business

Those who wish to go out of the house for a meal on Christmas Day will have limited options as most restaurants will be closed. Feed My Sheep, a nonprofit that helps homeless people in the area, will serve a traditional meal to all residents on Saturday. Volunteers will prepare …

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Businesses Big and Small Are Watching COVID-19 Trends Again – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

From hotels to restaurants and shops, it’s a busy time for the hospitality industry which is simultaneously grappling with a busy holiday season, supply chain issues and the continued spread of the omicron variant of COVID-19. . At Funkytown Donuts, owner Brandon Moors said business was doing much better compared …

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Mexican chain Chuy’s opens first New Braunfels restaurant

Timothy Fanning, San Antonio Express-News December 21, 2021 Chuy’s in 2013. The restaurant chain adds its first establishment in New Braunfels in November. Elizabeth W. Kearley / Moment Editorial / Getty Images When Chuy’s first opened at an old abandoned Texas barbecue restaurant in Austin, there were only 60 seats. …

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Juan Rivera’s Tex-Mex Food Trailer Makes A Name In Hooks, TX

HOOKS, Texas – In a crisp red and white trailer kitchen paired with an airy alfresco dining area, El Rey offers a range of premium Tex-Mex fare. For about five years, owner Juan Rivera says this is the culmination of his knowledge and experience in the restaurant business. “I moved …

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Here’s how to support our Houston area restaurants and deliver an unforgettable vacation gift

HOUSTON – Christmas is almost here and if you still have loved ones that you want to give something to but aren’t sure what to buy, you might want to gift an experience rather than merchandise. Better yet, if he supports a local business during the pandemic. The Texas Restaurant …

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