Restaurant roundup: River Oaks District restaurant closes, Roman-style pizzeria aims to open late July

Here's the latest news in Houston's restaurant scene: Dallas-based Lombardi Family Concepts closed Taverna Pizzeria and Risotteria, located in the River Oaks District at 4444 Westheimer, suite A-120, a spokesperson confirmed. A new concept calle.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 17th, 2018

Nightclub owner plans French restaurant in former Taverna space inside River Oaks District

Dallas-based Lombardi Family Concepts recently shuttered Taverna Pizzeria and Risotteria in the River Oaks District, and in its place a local nightclub hospitality group will open a new French concept.  Bisou, which is French for Kiss, is expect.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 18th, 2018

Wicked Taco to open Triad location this summer

Wicked Taco, an eatery that got its start in Virginia and then entered the Triangle, plans to open a location in High Point in late July or early August at 2005 N. Main St., General Manager James Bakis told Triad Business Journal. The taco restaurant.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 5th, 2018

Popular Forest Park restaurant to open for dinner in July

Whistling Table is gearing up to open for dinner service. The highly anticipated restaurant opened for lunch in June in the former V. Richards spot on Clairmont Avenue in the Forest Park neighborhood. Now, owner and operator Mac Russell will open h.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 2nd, 2018

EXCLUSIVE: Delray Beach restaurant closes after 8 years in business

Another concept from Dennis Max is expected to open in the fall......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 2nd, 2018

Restaurant Roundup: New burger joint opens in EaDo, Bernie’s Burger Bus growing to 4 stores

Here are some bite-sized briefs about Houston's restaurant scene: A new burger brand has opened in East Downtown in style. The 3,000-square-foot Burgr Hous features artwork from Houston graffiti artist Gonzo247 and other custom-designed interior.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 27th, 2018

Peter Merriman introduces Hawaii, French bistro flavors in new restaurant: Slideshow

Peter Merriman has combined Hawaii and French bistro-style cuisine in his newest namesake restaurant, Merriman’s Honolulu, which opens Saturday in Kakaako. The farm-to-high rise restaurant, as Merriman refers to it, features an open and bright.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 21st, 2018

Panera Bread at Biltmore Fashion Square closes

Tuesday was the last day the Panera Bread Co. location at Biltmore Fashion Square was open for business. The restaurant, a popular lunch and meeting spot for many Valley business and political leaders, sent an email Tuesday morning to customers annou.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 19th, 2018

Apoy set to open as one of Minneapolis"s only full-service Filipino restaurants

Apoy, a new restaurant slated for 4310 Nicollet Ave., is set to be one of Minneapolis’s only full-service Filipino restaurants. The three owners, Curt Rademacher, Sherwin Resurreccion and Shawn Nafstad, hope to open the restaurant by the end of July.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 15th, 2018

The Roman Candle pizzeria in Whitefish Bay to close later this month

The Roman Candle, a Madison-based restaurant chain serving up specialty pizza, will close its Whitefish Bay location in the coming weeks. The company's owner announced in a news release Friday that, after five years in business, the Whitefish Bay .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 8th, 2018

$500,000 redesign to bring new ‘scratch kitchen, cocktail lab" to Westgate

Restaurant and bar group East Coast Saloons is bring a new concept to the Westgate Entertainment District across from Gila River Arena. A new restaurant and bar called the Lola Cocktail Lab & Eatery will replace Calico Jack’s Mexican restaurant at.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 21st, 2018

Hot Spots: What"s Crackin"? Grand Catch now serving seafood boils on St. Paul"s Grand Avenue (photos)

Grand Catch, a restaurant serving traditional Louisiana-style seafood boils (with some global twists), is now open on St. Paul's bustling Mac-Groveland neighborhood. Sameh and Saed Wadi, who own World Street Kitchen and Milkjam Creamery, teamed .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 2nd, 2018

"Innovation center," restaurant to open at Cortex

A 300-person event space and a new restaurant from the group behind Bissinger's is slated to open this fall at the Cortex innovation district. Venture Cafe St. Louis, the nonprofit that hosts networking and other events, says Innovation Hall is the.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 11th, 2018

Standard Foods" restaurant closes, grocery remains open

Standard Foods' downtown Raleigh restaurant has closed, but its grocery store is still open. Located at 205 E. Franklin St., the restaurant has a sign on its window that states they are no longer open for service. Reached by phone, a manager says th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 6th, 2018

Restaurant with cocktail bar to open at luxury condo in Miami"s Arts and Entertainment District

The restaurant group behind Miami concepts including Segafredo, Spris and Salumeria 104 is launching a new hangout at the luxury Canvas condominium. Graspa Group's Esotico Miami is slated to open fall 2018 on the ground floor of the building at 1630.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 6th, 2018

Houston Restaurant Weeks reveals initial participating eateries for 2018

Nearly 250 restaurants have signed on for the 2018 Houston Restaurant Weeks so far. The initial list of participating eateries was unveiled July 15. See the full list below or on Menus for the participating restaurants a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals10 hr. 5 min. ago

Check out Maplewood Kitchen and Bar"s newest location: PHOTOS

Maplewood Kitchen and Bar, the downtown Cincinnati restaurant that lays claim to the title of best brunch in Ohio, is bringing its beachy, West Coast-style cuisine and decor to a new spot in the suburbs, and we've got your look inside. Thunderdome .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals20 hr. 35 min. ago

How to get the best bang for your buck during Summer Restaurant Week

It's time to make your reservations: Baltimore's Summer Restaurant Week returns in just two weeks. There are 100 restaurants so far set to participate in the bi-annual promotion that aims to bring in diners during the restaurant industry's slow s.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals22 hr. 50 min. ago

Generation Park inks deal for 2 concepts from downtown restaurant operator

A 4,000-acre master-planned commercial park in northeast Houston has secured two more restaurants within its 52-acre mixed-used district. Houston-based McCord Development Inc.’s Generation Park in northeast Houston will soon be home to Wholesome .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 13th, 2018

Lou Malnati’s Pizzeria looks to hire 150 for its upcoming Scottsdale location

Lou Malnati’s Pizzeria, which quickly became a Valley favorite after it opened its first location in Phoenix two years ago, is planning on opening its new Scottsdale restaurant in mid-September. The Scottsdale location will be the third Valley .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2018

Restaurant Brands" Tim Hortons to open 1,500 stores in China, Reuters says

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJul 11th, 2018