Hopdoddy coming to the Woodlands

Hopdoddy, the popular Austin based burger chain, has its eye on the Woodlands. Sources close to the company have told us that the Grub Burger location on Research Forest is soon to become a Hopdoddy restaurant. In January 2022, Hopdoddy agreed to acquire all Grub Burger stores, forming the HiBar Hospitality Group to oversee their…

Fielding’s Local Jordan Wine Dinner

The Woodlands, Texas (June 21, 2022) — Cary Attar and Chef Edel Gonçalves hosted a curated wine dinner highlighting the wines of California’s Jordan Winery. The assembled guests enjoyed Chef Edel’s modern take on classic cuisine, and tasted Jordan’s excellent chardonnay and two of their superb cabernet sauvignons. A highly exclusive Jordan champagne (not available…

Mozambik Tests Robot Food Runner

Mozambik, the innovative South African restaurant located in the Woodlands, Texas, is testing a robot food runner. Called MozBot, the robot can transport food and beverages from the kitchen to a specific table. We think MozBot is going to be a big hit with guests… especially kids. What kid doesn’t want to see a robot…

Phat Eatery Headed to the Woodlands

Phat Eatery, the James Beard-nominated Malaysian restaurant helmed by WAF member Alex Au-Yeung, is headed to the Woodlands in 2023. The restaurant will be located in the Grogan’s Mill center, in the spacious building recently vacated by Fuddruckers, at 2290 Buckthorne Place. The new location will be considerably larger than the original restaurant in Katy.…

Rise Soufflé coming to Creekside Park

Rise Soufflé, the DFW-based bistro that focuses on wine and soufflés is coming to the Woodlands Creekside Park in the spring of 2023. In their words: Rise is an intimate salon de soufflé and wine bar designed with French influence. Our relaxed bistro focuses on the soufflé—the masterpiece of French cuisine. Our unique approach is…