Houston Retail Overview

Kolache Store, a Texan-Czech bakery founded in 1970, announced the opening of a location at 4521 Kingwood Drive, inside the Main Street Kingwood mixed-use shopping center. Lucy and Randy Hines, owners of the Kolache Shoppe, partnered with Jordan and Kristy Armendinger, franchise owners and Heights residents, on the new store. The 1,200-square-foot bakery has a dog-friendly patio and a drive-up drive. The menu will incorporate local ingredients like smoked brisket from Tin Roof BBQ in Humble and coffee beans from Geva.

bloofin, a sushi restaurant owned by Laurence Ho in Spring, plans to open a second location on Hughes Landing in The Woodlands, according to Howard Hughes Corp. The deal brings Restaurant Row at Hughes Landing to 100 percent lease. Serving lunch and dinner, Blōōfin will offer daily imported fish from Tokyo’s Toyosu Market and other parts of the world, along with Japanese whiskey, sake and craft cocktails. The opening is scheduled for late spring 2023.

Dining room in the center of the bungalows, an ALife Hospitality Group fine-dining restaurant, has opened at 407 Main in downtown Houston. The venue offers a collection of spaces on two levels, including an elegant main dining room, an energetic bar, a private dining room, and a rooftop patio. The menu, developed by chef Calvin Morgan, includes prime steaks with truffle butter, seared redfish with crab bacon butter, Wagyu dumpling pasta, and apricot chicken.

wild fork food, a Florida-based specialty supermarket selling high-end meats and seafood with a dozen stores across the U.S., leased the 4,084-square-foot former Wells Fargo bank building at San Felipe and South Voss in the Memorial area. Kevin Sims and Nick Ramsey of NewQuest Properties represented the landlord. Matt Reed of Shop Cos. represented the tenant. The opening is scheduled for the second quarter of 2023. The building is part of the Shoppes in San Felipe.

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MMCG DBR Houston LCC purchased a 0.9 acre site at 9835 Eagle Drive and Royal Palm Drive in Mont Belvieu as the location of a Dutch Bros Cafe drive thru store. Greg Shaw of Shaw Commercial Properties represented the seller. Greg Slusky of Sluco Realty Services represented the buyer.

super car repair leased a 10,000-square-foot building at 1808 Jacquelyn Drive in the Spring Branch area. Nizar Hathaf of PRG Realtors represented the lessee. Ray Lopez and Ben Condara of Colliers represented the landlord, Jaquelyn Realty Management.

american delia national chain with more than 200 locations, opened at Cullen Crossing Retail Center at 14451 Cullen Blvd. in the Pearlland area.

PJ’s Cafe New Orleans leases 1,500 sf at Grand Oak Village Shopping Center, 1400 Link Road, League City. Eric Broussard of Resolut RE represented the lessee. Daniel Mueller of Brockway Commercial represented the landlord.

RHD Dental leases 2,220 sf at Gaston Retail Center, 26224 Hunter Lane, Katy. Dani Allison and Jim Thompson of Resolut RE represented the owner. George Allen of Practice Real Estate Group represented the tenant.

Fred Astaire Dance Studio leases 2,822 sf at Waterside Commons, 9825 S. Mason Rd., Richmond, from Zenda Waterside Commons US LP. Austen Baldridge and Brett Strake of NewQuest Properties represented the landlord. Bruce Frankel of the Frankel Development Group represented the lessee.

Bean and Beer Cafe, a Utah-based coffee franchise, plans to enter the Texas market. Ashley and Thomas Perrin recently signed a development agreement for 12 locations in Northwest Houston, Montgomery and College Station. No schedule has been established for the openings.

Star Insurance leases 750 sf in El Centro de Hillcroft, at 7909 Hillcroft. Gustavo López and Joaquín Orozco of Resolut RE represented the lessee.

American Technologies Network (ATN Corp.) announced the opening of a store at the Houston Galleria, 5015 Westheimer, Suite A1192. The store sells high-performance thermography and night vision smart optics used in hunting.

A counseling office leases 826 sf at Carmel Park, 9235 Katy Freeway. Dani Allison of Resolut RE represented the owner.

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