Want to know more about new businesses moving to the Katy area? Check out this overview! (Courtesy of Canva)
Would you like to know which Katy restaurants are open or should open soon? Check out Katy’s new or multiple restaurants opening soon below.
The Crack Shack, a California-based chicken restaurant, will open a location in LaCenterra this spring. The restaurant will be located at 3501 Cinco Ranch Blvd., Ste. R140, Katy, where Peli Peli used to be. The restaurant serves fried chicken; salad bowls; and unique sandwiches, like The Double Clucker, made with two patties of ground chicken, cheddar cheese, bacon, mashed avocado, burger sauce, pickles and fried onions on a potato roll. The Crack Shack sources its ingredients from local farms and bakeries. www.crackshack.com
Wow Wow Hawaiian Lemonade arrives at Katy Mills, 25220 Kingsland Blvd., Ste. 300, Katy, this summer, and she’s bringing homemade lemonades; superfood smoothies; tropically inspired coffees and teas; acai bowls; and healthy, casual fare “in the spirit of Aloha.” Wow Wow started as a lemonade stand at farmers and night markets around the island of Oahu, Hawaii in 2012. Since then, it has expanded its menu and expanded its business to the mainland and internationally. , but its core values are always to spread love and brotherhood by supporting the local community and events. www.wowwowhawaiianlemonade.com
A new Culver’s is set to open in the Fulshear area. An exact opening date for the burger franchise has yet to be released, but construction is expected to wrap up in late May. It will be located on the northeast corner of FM 1093 and Flewellen Way in Fulshear. The restaurant specializes in butter burgers and ice cream. No phone number is available for this location at press time. www.culvers.com
Brown Sugar Cafe and Books will open a location in late February or early March. Located at 5330 Fry Road, Katy, the bookstore aims to provide members of the African-American community with a safe space to discuss, purchase and consume black literature, owner Raven White said. The bookstore also includes a cafe that will serve a variety of coffees and other beverages. www.brownsugarcafeandbooks.com
Jeremiah’s Italian Ice of Elyson opened on February 15. The new location is located at 23015 FM 529, Ste. 700, Katie. The dessert franchise sells treats such as ice cream, gelato and soft serve ice cream in a variety of flavors including blueberry, banana, mango, lemon, watermelon, cake batter, peach and sour green apple. 281-396-4053. www.jeremiahsice.com
The Jarro Cafe is set to open this year in Katy. It will be located at 1223 Grand Blvd. W., Ste. B113. The restaurant serves tacos, quesadillas and tortas. There’s another place in Houston. www.jarrocafe.com
Laura Aebi, Asia Armour, Holly Galvan and Sierra Rozen contributed to this report.