Willhoite's in Grapevine to celebrate 40 years in business Jan. 13

Willhoite's is housed in a 1914 building that served as a dry goods store, a theater and Grapevine's first automotive garage. (Courtesy Willhoite's Restaurant)
Willhoite's is housed in a 1914 building that served as a dry goods store, a theater and Grapevine's first automotive garage. (Courtesy Willhoite's Restaurant)

Willhoite's is housed in a 1914 building that served as a dry goods store, a theater and Grapevine's first automotive garage. (Courtesy Willhoite's Restaurant)

Willhoite’s restaurant, located at 432 S. Main St., Grapevine, will celebrate its 40th anniversary Jan. 13.

The restaurant will be hosting a rollback happy hour with complimentary food and $1 draft beer, the same price at which they sold their beer in 1981. A live band and door prizes will also be on-site next week.


The restaurant is known for its Texas-size, all-you-can-eat American comfort food buffet as well as its burgers and its Sunday brunch, which includes stations for omelets and waffles. 817-481-7511. www.willhoites.com

By Sandra Sadek
Sandra Sadek covers the cities of Grapevine, Southlake and Roanoke as well as Carroll ISD for Community Impact. She graduated from Texas State University where she majored in journalism and international relations. She has experience working for several local papers including the University Star, the Katy Times, and the Fort Stockton Pioneer. When she's not on the ground reporting, she enjoys a good book and a hot drink. Follow her on social media @ssadek19.