The Most Anticipated Restaurant Openings in Chicago, Spring 2021

The mood is decidedly different this spring compared to last year when the restaurant industry had little idea what to expect from the remainder of 2020. No one had a realistic understanding of COVID-19’s impact with many believing the disease would cause only a brief interruption. But weeks turned to months and restauranteurs began to realize their plans for 2020 were far from concrete.

Beyond daily operations, bank accounts dried up and some projects were cancelled. Many restaurants closed and mass layoffs sent workers racing to file unemployment claims. Openings were pushed back with the future of many upcoming venues

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8 things to know in Houston food: Openings and all the March tacos

Editor’s note: Houston’s restaurant scene moves pretty fast. In order to prevent CultureMap readers from missing anything, let’s stop to look around at all the latest news to know.

Openings


Houston’s newest Common Bond On-The-Go has opened in Garden Oaks. Like its sibling in The Heights, the new location feature a drive-thru along with a grab-and-go menu of pastries, desserts, sandwiches, salads, and more. It is open daily from 7 am-7 pm at 3210 N Shepherd Dr. 


Common Bond has already announced two more On-The-Go locations are coming to Midtown: one as part of The Ion, Rice University’s

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