Picnic celebrates 20th anniversary

Picnic continues to operate a double drive-thru at its location at 1928 Bissonnet St. (Courtesy Picnic)
Picnic continues to operate a double drive-thru at its location at 1928 Bissonnet St. (Courtesy Picnic)

Picnic continues to operate a double drive-thru at its location at 1928 Bissonnet St. (Courtesy Picnic)

Picnic celebrated its 20th anniversary Oct. 3, according to an Oct. 6 announcement from the bakery.

Picnic specializes in box lunches to go for a variety of occasions, such as a picnic for two in the park or a meeting for 400, according to the bakery’s website.


The bakery, located at 1928 Bissonnet St., Houston, serves sandwiches, salads, soups, and housemade baked goods and bread, with volume orders that go to organizations such as the Texas Medical Center, downtown and the Galleria.

The dining room at Picnic currently remains closed but is operating a double drive-thru Monday-Saturday 10 a.m.-3 p.m. and catering service.

The picnic was opened Oct. 3, 2000, by Sara and Rob Cromie, who are also the creators and owners of The Raven Grill, La Grange, Cottonwood and others. 713-524-0201. www.picnicboxlunches.com
By Hunter Marrow
Hunter Marrow came to Community Impact Newspaper in January 2020. Before that, Hunter covered local news in Ontario, OR for three years, covering municipal issues, crime, and education across Malheur County and across the border into Idaho.


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