Railhouse Bar in Kyle opens under new ownership

After shutting down due to the pandemic, Railhouse BBQ has re-opened under new management as Railhouse Bar. (Zara Flores/Community Impact Newspaper)
After shutting down due to the pandemic, Railhouse BBQ has re-opened under new management as Railhouse Bar. (Zara Flores/Community Impact Newspaper)

After shutting down due to the pandemic, Railhouse BBQ has re-opened under new management as Railhouse Bar. (Zara Flores/Community Impact Newspaper)

The Railhouse Bar held its grand re-opening under new management on Sep. 23 at 107 E. Center St. in Kyle. The previous owners closed Railhouse BBQ citing COVID-19. Part-owners Trevor Fletcher and Flip Lockhoof own two bars in Austin and around three months ago began reaching out to their contacts to put together a team of people with different expertise for this new bar.

Among the new management is Reese Johnson, Jason Powell, Gregg Ware, Anthony Stevenson, Aleksandria Jablonska and Tommy Angleone who all handle different parts of the business from security to bar managing to music bookings. The team have brought back live music, which is tentatively set for the weekends and during the week if they can find residencies.



Additionally, since starting up the bar, the team has added new speakers, televisions, added updates to the stage and have added a new food truck onto the premises that will serve BBQ. The bar also features a billiards table, shuffleboard, indoor and outdoor seating.

www.railhousebar.com.

By Zara Flores
Zara joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in August 2021. Prior to CI, she interned at Picket Fence Media in Southern California and graduated from Cal State Fullerton where she was assistant news editor for the Daily Titan and copy editor for Tusk Magazine. Zara covers education, business, government and more for Buda, Kyle and San Marcos.


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