Tex-Mex, chicken and healthy fare: 5 new dining options in Spring and Klein

This fall has seen a number of new restaurants and bakeries open their doors on Louetta Road, at the Grand Parkway Marketplace and other areas of Spring and Klein. Here are a few that started serving food in October and November.

1. Slim Chickens is open on Louetta Road
Slim Chickens opened Nov. 13, at 9850 Louetta Road, Houston. With more than 60 locations across 11 states, the fast-casual eatery is known for its chicken tenders, wings, wraps, sandwiches and house sauces. 281-251-1133. www.slimchickens.com

2. Tarka Indian Kitchen opened in October in Springwoods Village
Tarka Indian Kitchen opened Oct. 18 at 2168 Spring Stuebner Road, Ste. 290, Spring. This is the eatery’s second Houston area location and offers traditional Indian dishes, such as tikka masala, samosas, curries and kabobs. www.tarkaindiankitchen.com

3. Bellagreen opened in November in Vintage Park
Bellagreen, formerly known as Ruggles Green, opened in early November at 10111 Louetta Road, Ste. 500, Houston. The restaurant prepares made-to-order dishes from natural ingredients. Items on the menu include a variety of salads, soups, tacos, pizzas, wraps, sandwiches, burgers and pasta. 281-305-3650. www.bellagreen.com

4. Uncle Julio's opened in November at the Grand Parkway Marketplace
Uncle Julio’s opened at the Grand Parkway Marketplace at 6835 N. Grand Parkway, Spring, on Nov. 14. The Dallas-based chain has locations in seven different states. The restaurant serves Tex-Mex fare including tacos, enchiladas and fajitas. 346-220-6655. www.unclejulios.com

5. Sweet Revenge Bake Shoppe opened Old Town Spring location in November
Sweet Revenge Bake Shoppe opened in Old Town Spring at 315 Gentry St., Spring, in early November. This shop sells a variety of cupcakes, cookies, bars and pies. This is the shop’s second location. It is open from noon-4 p.m., or until the products sell out, on Friday and Saturday. 832-813-5783.

By Vanessa Holt
A resident of the Houston area since 2011, Vanessa began working in community journalism in her home state of New Jersey in 1996. She joined Community Impact Newspaper in 2016 as a reporter for the Spring/Klein edition and became editor of that paper in March 2017 and editor of The Woodlands edition in January 2019.