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Spring Branch Burger Shack: Simply Over-The-Top Burgers in the Spring Branch District

By |2018-10-25T13:19:45+00:00October 26th, 2018|Business, Business Spotlight, Residential|

by Dorothy Puch Lillig If you're one of those people who can’t decide if you’re craving breakfast or lunch, a doughnut or a burger, a pizza or falafel, Spring Branch Burger Shack is your place. From the Clay Road burger (a freshly grilled patty on an everything bagel) to the Murray Bay Street burger (a [...]

Thinking of Stopping for Drinks in the Spring Branch District? You ‘Might as Well’

By |2018-10-23T14:07:38+00:00October 23rd, 2018|Business, Business Spotlight|

by Dorothy Puch Lillig  It has been known as Mickey’s Lounge and later Robbie’s. Recently, you may have noticed a new name — Might as Well Lounge and Boozenasium — over the door at 8518 Long Point Rd. in the Spring Branch District. Drop in and you will immediately feel a retro vibe — from [...]

Dolce & Cafe: Bringing Warmth to Spring Branch With Every Cup, Crepe and Conversation

By |2018-10-17T11:53:59+00:00October 17th, 2018|Business, Business Spotlight, Community, Residential|

by Dorothy Puch Lillig Spring Branch District’s Dolce & Cafe is woman-owned, woman-managed and so it is not at all surprising that it is also woman-inspired. “Most of our flavors come from our French grandmother who was an extraordinary family cook that everyone admired,” said owner Sanya, who opened the cafe this past May. “Now [...]

‘Elevated’ Mexican Sandwiches – And More – at Elevate in the Spring Branch District

By |2018-10-04T10:34:31+00:00October 4th, 2018|Business, Business Spotlight, Residential|

by Dorothy Puch Lillig Under new ownership and a new vision, Mr. Torta in Spring Branch is getting a makeover. You may have noticed the new Elevate name adorning the storefront at 9405 Long Point Road, Houston 77055. The sign is advertising “cemitas and dulces.” You say cemitas. I see tortas. Once inside, you will [...]

Sabor y Sazón: Bringing Peruvian Flavors and Culture to Spring Branch

By |2018-10-03T15:16:01+00:00October 3rd, 2018|Business, Business Spotlight, Residential|

by Dorothy Puch Lillig Papa a La Huancaina According to the infamous Michelin Guide, traditional Peruvian cuisine can be divided geographically into three branches: seaside, mountain and rainforest. We don’t have any of that geography in Houston, but we do have Sabor y Sazón. Located at 9401 Clay Rd. Suite 110, in the [...]

Eight One Opening Second Fashion Sneaker Boutique Location in Spring Branch

By |2018-08-31T18:50:34+00:00August 31st, 2018|Business, Business Spotlight|

by Dorothy Puch Lillig Carlos De Los Santos Jr. has always had a passion for sneakers and has been running the go-to spot for the hottest styles in Midtown. Now he wants to share that passion with those living and working where he grew up and now lives — the Spring Branch District. “Growing up [...]

Grandma Noodle Will Make You Feel Right at Home in Spring Branch

By |2018-08-31T18:51:39+00:00August 7th, 2018|Business, Business Spotlight, Residential|

Beef Bulgogi BiBimBob (before stirring) Our expert stirring the BiBimBob BiBimBob (after stirring) JjamPong (spicy seafood noodle soup) Kimchi pancake and vegetables by Dorothy Puch Lillig Blink and you might miss the sign on the corner of Hammerly Boulevard and Gessner Road letting you know you’ve found “Grandma [...]