House of Pies, Dunham Pointe: 10 most read Cy-Fair business, development updates in 2021

Archie Dunham (third from left) celebrates the groundbreaking at Dunham Pointe alongside homebuilders and local government officials. (Courtesy Dunham Pointe)
Archie Dunham (third from left) celebrates the groundbreaking at Dunham Pointe alongside homebuilders and local government officials. (Courtesy Dunham Pointe)

Archie Dunham (third from left) celebrates the groundbreaking at Dunham Pointe alongside homebuilders and local government officials. (Courtesy Dunham Pointe)

Here is a list of the 10 most popular Community Impact Newspaper business and development updates in Cy-Fair from 2021 based on website traffic.

1. House of Pies to bring next location to Cypress

House of Pies first confirmed its entrance into Cypress in March. The eatery and bakery opened in December at the former location of PDQ on Hwy. 290.

2. Houston Methodist announces plans for new 400-bed hospital in Cypress

A new Houston Methodist hospital is slated to open within the next few years off Hwy. 290 in Cypress, officials announced this May. The property was formerly occupied by Sysco Corp.


3. Developers break ground on new master-planned community Dunham Pointe in Cypress

Nearly 15 years after former energy executive Archie Dunham purchased a 1,327-acre tract of land off Hwy. 290, the new master-planned community Dunham Pointe broke ground in 2021. Model homes from each builder are expected to open in early spring.

4. New tenants announced for Rock Creek shopping center at Grant, Spring Cypress roads

The Shops at Rock Creek welcomed new tenants this year, including Domino’s Pizza and Wingstop.

5. Krab Kingz opens Cypress storefront

After operating a food truck on the same site, officials with Krab Kingz opened a Cypress storefront in early 2021.

6. Adriatic Cafe temporarily closes Jersey Village location after fire

Local Italian eatery Adriatic Café was damaged by fire in Jersey Village in early August. Restaurant officials recently confirmed via a Facebook post rebuilding is expected to start in February 2022.

7. Get a sneak peek at plans for Cy-Fair ISD’s 57th, 58th elementary schools

Several new Cy-Fair ISD campuses and facilities are under construction throughout the district. The board of trustees reviewed design plans for two elementary schools in February.

8. FIRST LOOK: Howard Hughes Corp. announces new details about Bridgeland's Prairieland Village

Developers of Bridgeland announced detailed plans for a new village within the master-planned community this spring. Prairieland Village will have Bridgeland’s first homes west of the Grand Parkway.

9. League City butcher shop expanding with new location in Cypress

Stone Cold Meats announced early this year plans to open a Cypress location. The butcher shop and full-service deli opened in late April.

10. Local families partnering to bring Lambeau’s Sports Bar & Grill to Cypress

Following the closure of Masones Pub & Grill, the owners of LT’s Sports Bar & Grill partnered with another local couple to open Lambeau’s Sports Bar & Grill this fall.
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.