In celebration of its grand opening, the first 50 qualified patrons in line for the opening of the new Pearland Bullritos (11th location) will receive an Unbelievabull Giveaway – one free burrito per week for a year! When: Monday, February…

Pizza Inn’s popular traditional and specialty pizzas are coming back to El Paso, Texas, with the opening of the newest Pizza Inn buffet restaurant at 1188 North Yarbrough. The restaurant is part of a three-store deal with International Sunland Restaurants, LLC,…

In the past few years, the strategy for most regional restaurant chains has been: just survive. In one of the toughest economic environments in decades, the industry norm has been cutting costs and, in many cases, closing stores. The United…

Texas may have just a single lone star, but it will soon boast more than 70 Corner Bakery Cafe locations. Celebrating a strong year of sales, the Dallas-based restaurant chain today announced substantial new growth plans in its home state,…

Pizza Inn (Nasdaq:PZZI) is welcoming the holidays and capping off an aggressive year of growth as the company opened its newest location at 310 E. Round Grove Road in Lewisville, Texas this week. The restaurant is the latest of five…

Tootie Pie Company, Inc. (OTCBB:TOOT) will sell its gourmet pies in the newest Tootie Pie Gourmet Café, located in the prestigious “The Shops at Starwood” shopping center in Frisco, Texas. This will be the first Café in the Dallas, TX…

Tootie Pie Company, Inc. (OTCBB:TOOT) will sell its gourmet pies through its fourth Tootie Pie Gourmet Café by acquiring the former Mahaley’s Bake Shop location and assets, located at 339 East Main Street, at the corner of Main Street and…

It’s official: The Dallas/Ft. Worth area gains its first Del Taco restaurant today as the popular chain opens the doors to a restaurant in Denton. The new Del Taco, located at 1715 S. State Loop 288, Denton, first announced plans…

BJ’s Restaurants, Inc. (Nasdaq:BJRI) today announced the opening of its newest restaurant in Shenandoah, Texas (in the northern Houston market), on November 8, 2010. The new BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse is located at the Venetian-inspired Portofino shopping center just north…

Arby’s Restaurant Group, Inc., a subsidiary of Wendy’s/Arby’s Group, Inc. (NYSE: WEN), announced today the opening of its first Army & Air Force Exchange Service (AAFES) operated Arby’s restaurant at Ft. Bliss, TX. The restaurant is located in Freedom Crossing,…

Pizza Inn (Nasdaq:PZZI) announced today its newest location arrived and now serves the chain’s popular traditional products, specialty pizzas and breakfast menu items at 5355 FM 1565 Caddo Mills, TX 75135. The Pizza Inn Express model is ideal for high…

Saladworks, the nation’s first and largest fresh-tossed salad franchise concept, announces an agreement with a multi-unit developer for three locations in the Dallas, TX area. The first Saladworks location in this market is slated to open in 2011. New franchisees…

LongHorn Steakhouse has now opened its fourth location in San Antonio, Texas.  The restaurant, best known for its atmosphere and flavor of the American West, is located at 7439 San Pedro Ave. As part of its pre-opening training period, the…

Spicy Pickle Franchising, Inc. (OTCBB: SPKL), operator of the fast casual Spicy Pickle restaurant chain in the U. S. and BG Urban Café restaurant chain in Canada, today announced the opening of the third Spicy Pickle restaurant in Houston, TX…

Genghis Grill is opening a brand new location in College Station, TX at the intersection of University Drive and Tarrow Street, in the former Blockbuster location. The site will be Aggie owned and operated. College Station fans can look forward…

The eyes of fashion’s cognoscenti might be firmly fixed on the runways of Paris, but Dallas food lovers want to know this: What’ll be seen on fashionable plates this fall? The season promises to be a pretty exciting one, with…

The Counter Custom Built Burgers, a premium burger concept known for offering more than 300,000 possible combinations, will open first Texas location in Houston on September 27, 2010. The Counter brings mouthwatering, premium burgers and “The Counter Culture” community to…

Carl’s Jr. is bringing another star to the Lone Star State as its iconic smiling mascot, Happy Star, will help mark the newest restaurant opening Friday, Sept. 17, in Mesquite, Texas. The Mesquite unit is the first stand-alone Carl’s Jr.…

Pappas Restaurants announces the opening of the company’s newest Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen in Pharr, Texas. This will be the 35th Pappadeaux location and the first Pappas restaurant in the Rio Grande Valley. The “fresh meets festive” approach combines the freshest…

The United States Green Building Council has awarded Silver certification for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) for New Construction (NC) to the Red Lobster restaurant in San Antonio, Texas.  The 7029-square-foot restaurant is one of Darden’s first restaurants…

Zagat released the results of its latest Texas Restaurants survey today, with detailed local information, ratings and reviews at ZAGAT.com, on its award winning mobile site ZAGAT.mobi, and ZAGAT TO GO? for iPhone, Android and smartphones. The exclusively-digital results include…