Category Archives: Restaurants

Demi-Demo: Buffalo Grille saved.

If you keep your sight focused squarely on Buffalo Grille at 3116 Buffalo Speedway, then it’s possible to ignore the fact that all of their neighbors from the past fifty years have disappeared.  Molina’s moved out in 2006.    We knew … Continue reading

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Brennan’s Suffers Fire Damage

Brennan’s suffered catastrophic fire damage on September 13, 2008. The winds and rain from Hurricane Ike hastened the destruction from an electrical fire which left three injured and the John Staub landmark interior collapsed. Opening in 1967, Brennan’s was a … Continue reading

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Luby’s Cafeteria on Buffalo Speedway

So the Luby’s Cafeteria on Buffalo Speedway has finally bitten the dust. Thanks to the observant journalists over at swamplot.com, I knew this day was coming soon (somehow, a new HEB will be squeezed onto the site). In December 2007, … Continue reading

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The Black Labrador

The Black Labrador is the signature tenant at 4100 Montrose Blvd., also known as The Campanile. In 1986, developer John Hansen bought the former Central Church of Christ and renovated the sanctuary into a library (Houston Public Library’s Eleanor Freed-Montrose … Continue reading

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