Articles in Restaurant News

La Finca Mexican Restaurants has been acquired by JCJ Texmex, LLC

by Tracey Cleckler on

Multi-concept owner JCJ Texmex, LLC announced they will acquire two La Finca locations, assuring guests that they will maintain the same great staples that built the Tex-Mex restaurant’s legacy. Started in 1995...... Read full article

El Pollo Loco reveals new brand look, the biggest in more than 35 years


The bold change is the 470-unit chain's most significant in more than 35 years.... Read full article

Landry's Signs Agreement To Acquire Del Frisco's Double Eagle Steakhouses And Del Frisco's Grilles

by Landry's, Inc. on

Tilman J. Fertitta announced today that Landry's, Inc. has signed a definitive agreement to acquire 100% of the Del Frisco's Double Eagle Steakhouses and the Del Frisco's Grilles from L Catterton, the largest and most global consumer-focused private ... Read full article

Top Five Breakfast/Brunch Restaurants in Katy, TX


The top five breakfast/brunch spots in Katy, TX according to a poll from April 20, 2010 on Katy 360 Facebook page. The best five are...... Read full article

Whataburger reportedly open to investment

by Ron Ruggles on

Family-owned Whataburger Inc., the nation’s seventh largest burger brand by U.S. sales, has hired an investment bank to look at strategic options, including a possible sale of a minority stake in the company, Reuters reported early this week.... Read full article

Taco Bueno to open first Houston area location in Katy, Texas


Taco Bueno is slated to open the first Houston area location in Katy Texas the first quarter of 2019. They will be taking over Carl's Jr. location located at the SW corner of I-10 and Westgreen Blvd. The coming soon Taco Bueno in Houston will be...... Read full article

Corky's Ribs & BBQ, The #1 BBQ Joint From Memphis, To Open First Houston Area Location in Katy


The first Corky's Ribs & BBQ of three opening in the Houston area will be located at the former Outback Steakhouse location, between Westgreen Blvd. and Fry Rd. Corky's Ribs & BBQ is known for great food, large portions, and affordable prices.... Read full article

Zoës Kitchen Could Close Stores, Turn to Franchising as Traffic Dips

by Danny Klein on

Sunil Doshi, Zoës’ CFO, said the chain has identified five to 10 locations “where we may choose, if it makes economic sense, to close at or prior to lease expiration.”... Read full article

Chicken Salad Chick Continues Rapid Expansion In Texas With New Location In Katy


Chicken Salad Chick to open on May 22nd. 2019 and will be offering free chicken salad for a year to the first 150 guests. The Katy location will feature a variety of dining options including a drive-thru, takeout and catering to accommodate...... Read full article

Krispy Kreme parent company to buy British Sandwich Chain Pret A Manger

by Danny Klein on

The parent company of Krispy Kreme, which bought Panera Bread for $7.5 billion in July, announced May 29 that it plans to purchase British sandwich chain Pret A Manger.... Read full article