IMPACTS ROUNDUP: Damn Fine Coffee and Fried Pies celebrates 1 year in Seabrook and more

Damn Fine Coffee and Fried Pies first opened its doors last July. (Courtesy of Damn Fine Coffee and Fried Pies)
Damn Fine Coffee and Fried Pies first opened its doors last July. (Courtesy of Damn Fine Coffee and Fried Pies)

Damn Fine Coffee and Fried Pies first opened its doors last July. (Courtesy of Damn Fine Coffee and Fried Pies)

Now Open

Twisted Parrot Bar & Grill opened in May at 625 Hwy. 146, Kemah. The business serves seafood such as shrimp and crawfish; meats including ham, turkey, sausage and roast beef; and sides such as boudin, potatoes, mushrooms and corn. 713-855-2403. www.facebook.com/twistedparrot

Expansions

Houston Physicians Hospital, 333 N. Texas Ave., Webster, will complete a 38,400-square-foot expansion in the fall to meet patient volume demands, per a media release. The first floor expansion will include a kitchen, a dining facility, a private staff break area, sterile processing and a staff meeting room, and the second floor build-out will add four new operating rooms. The third floor will be used for post-acute recovery and rehabilitation. 281-729-6651. www.houstonphysicianshospital.com

Anniversaries


Damn Fine Coffee and Fried Pies celebrated one year at its storefront in Seabrook on July 3. The business at 910 Hall Ave. began selling coffee at local farmers markets, then expanded with a location that sells coffee, nitro cold brew, craft sodas, sweet and savory fried pies and more. 281-942-0954. www.itsdamnfine.com
By Colleen Ferguson
A native central New Yorker, Colleen Ferguson worked as an editorial intern with the Cy-Fair and Lake Houston | Humble | Kingwood editions of Community Impact before joining the Bay Area team in 2020. Colleen graduated from Syracuse University in 2019, where she worked for the campus's independent student newspaper The Daily Orange, with a degree in Newspaper and Online Journalism from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications and a degree in Spanish language and culture. Colleen previously interned with The Journal News/lohud, where she covered the commute in the greater New York City area.
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