Texas Best Smokehouse coming to Grapevine; Sushi Box opens in McKinney and more DFW-area news

Part of the Grapevine Station North development, a Texas Best Smokehouse will open in mid-March. (Courtesy Westwood Real Estate Development)
Part of the Grapevine Station North development, a Texas Best Smokehouse will open in mid-March. (Courtesy Westwood Real Estate Development)

Part of the Grapevine Station North development, a Texas Best Smokehouse will open in mid-March. (Courtesy Westwood Real Estate Development)

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Grapevine-Colleyville-Southlake

Texas Best Smokehouse to open at Grapevine North Station in mid-March

Texas Best Smokehouse and Texaco C Store are expected to open in mid-March at the Grapevine North Station development following several delays related to the coronavirus pandemic and a winter storm.

Chinese restaurant Dragon House to undergo renovations, add patio at Southlake location



Southlake City Council approved a request March 2 from Dragon House, a Chinese restaurant, to amend the restaurant's site plan to add a patio near the drive-thru.

Lewisville-Flower Mound-Highland Village

Flower Mound to offer free entry to Twin Coves Park on March 6


Twin Coves Park will be open for free to visitors from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. March 6, according to the town of Flower Mound.

Metal Supermarkets opens store in Lewisville

Metal Supermarkets is now open at 1501 Eagle Court, Ste. 1101, Lewisville. The small-quantity metal provider is the company’s fourth store overall. The store sells metals of various shapes, grades and types. The company’s clients include maintenance and repair shops, hospitals, hotels, schools, homeowners, hobbyists and others.

Frisco

Tickets to Frisco's popular Daddy Daughter Dance go on sale March 3

The city of Frisco’s popular Daddy Daughter Dance is moving outdoors this year.

The event will be held March 20 at the north concourse and stage area of Toyota Stadium, 9200 World Cup Way, Frisco.

Richardson

Junbi Matcha & Tea to open first Texas location in Richardson


Junbi Matcha & Tea plans to open in mid-April at 326 W. Campbell Road, Richardson. The business will sell a variety of different matcha and loose-leaf tea drinks, espresso, rice balls and merchandise.

Monster Bodybuilding Sports & Fitness now open in Richardson

Monster Bodybuilding Sports & Fitness held a soft opening March 1 at 235 N. Central Expressway, Richardson. The business features a 14,000-square-foot facility and offers a variety of training styles for a range of ages.

Richardson local serves up 'hamburgers and hotrods' at Meteor Hamburgers on Belt Line Road

Scott Belshe spent 15 years in the corporate car industry before he decided to purchase a struggling restaurant as his retirement project. A customer at the Meteor Hamburgers in Wylie, Belshe said he felt connected to the business in more ways than one.

McKinney

Sushi Box opens at McKinney Towne Crossing

New restaurant Sushi Box has arrived in McKinney. Sushi Box opened Feb. 19 at 8930 SH 121, Ste. 562, in McKinney Towne Crossing. The restaurant specializes in fresh sushi with rolls, bento boxes, dumplings and other favorite Japanese items.

Keller-Roanoke-Northeast Fort Worth

Great Harvest Bread Co. now open at Alliance Town Center in north Fort Worth


A new Great Harvest Bread Co. opened Feb. 27 at 9409 Sage Meadow Trail, Ste. 101, Fort Worth, in Alliance Town Center. The store is under the same ownership as the Great Harvest Southlake location and serves the same menu items, including breakfast options, sandwiches and desserts.

William C. Wadsack, Kira Lovell, Sandra Sadek, Daniel Houston, Olivia Lueckemeyer and Miranda Jaimes contributed to this report.



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