Star Cinema Grill, Slim Chickens and more: 7 new businesses opening in Cy-Fair by the end of 2017

Star Cinema Grill is now open on Fry Road in Cypress.

Star Cinema Grill is now open on Fry Road in Cypress.

These seven businesses are expected to open in the coming months in Cy-Fair:

Star Cinema Grill
Nearly two years after Star Cinema Grill first announced it would build a 45,000-square-foot theater in Cypress, officials said they are putting on the finishing touches in preparation for a Nov. 3 opening. The new theater will be located at 8920 Fry Road, Cypress, near the West Road intersection. The theater chain is known for providing full restaurant services to patrons during the movie. The theater will feature Sony 4K digital projection, RealD 3-D technology, state-of-the-art sound systems, luxury recliner seating and large format movie screens. Guests can also eat in a lounge area or order from a 25-seat bar. The bar features wine, craft beer and craft cocktails made in-house. 713-383-7827.

Fajita Pete’s
Fajita Pete’s is set to open Nov. 5 at 8552 Hwy. 6 N., Ste. 400, Houston. Menu items such as fajitas, quesadillas, enchiladas, burritos, tostadas and nachos will be available for pick-up, dine-in or delivery. The restaurant partners with local schools and organizations to host spirit night fundraising events. 832-328-1404.

Hyatt Place Hotel
A new Hyatt Place Hotel will open Nov. 9 at 19813 Hwy. 290, Houston. The hotel is set to offer a heated outdoor swimming pool, 1,456 square feet of event space, all-day dining and free Wi-Fi. Bookings are now available. 281-955-5070.

Slim Chickens
Slim Chickens is expected to open at 9850 Louetta Road, Houston, sometime in November. The restaurant is known for its chicken tenders, wings, wraps, sandwiches and house sauces.

Juicy Burgers
Officials with Juicy Burgers are aiming to open sometime in November at 12341 FM 1960, Ste. D, Houston. The eatery serves customizable burgers, sandwiches and french fries. Catering options are also available.

Beau Kisses
Beau Kisses plans to open a third location at the Boardwalk this November or December. The boutique offers apparel, jewelry, home goods, baby gifts, Yeti products, Tyler candles and Jon Hart bags, among other items.

Ethel Mae Bacon&Tap
Ethel Mae Bacon&Tap will open at 10750 Barker Cypress Road, Ste. 120, Cypress, by the end of 2017. The restaurant will specialize in Southern comfort food, from pork chops to chicken fried steak, and will also feature a fully stocked bar. 713-367-5177.

By Danica Lloyd

Editor, Cy-Fair

Danica joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in 2016. As editor, she continues to cover local government, education, health care, real estate, development, business and transportation in Cy-Fair. Her experience prior to CI includes studying at the Washington Journalism Center and interning at a startup incubator in D.C., serving as editor-in-chief of Union University's student magazine and online newspaper, reporting for The Jackson Sun and freelancing for other publications in Arkansas and Tennessee.


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