Anvil Bar & Refuge reopens; Tongue-Cut Sparrow to move in next door

Anvil Bar & Refuge
Anvil Bar & Refuge has reopened for the first time since March. (Courtesy Julie Soefer/Visit Houston)

Anvil Bar & Refuge has reopened for the first time since March. (Courtesy Julie Soefer/Visit Houston)

Anvil Bar & Refuge has reopened with restaurant service and a new patio at 1424 Westheimer Road, Houston, owner Bobby Huegel announced on Instagram on Nov. 16.

The bar will have also have a new neighbor when Tongue-Cut Sparrow moves into the former Penny Quarter space next door later this month on a temporary basis.


Huegel said that despite Anvil being newly licensed as a restaurant, he will operate with occupancy limits that are more strict than the state standards.

The bar is also resuming bottled cocktails to-go, with options from $33 to $38 for a handcrafted batches of margaritas, Old Fashioneds, Sazeracs and other options. Orders can be placed online.

Patrons will soon be able to book a reservation via Resy at Tongue-Cut Sparrow, originally located downtown inside the Pastry War, with openings starting the weekend after Thanksgiving, according to Huegel. 713-523-1622. www.anvilhouston.com
By Matt Dulin
Matt joined Community Impact Newspaper in January 2018 and is the City Editor for Houston's Inner Loop editions.


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