4 businesses, restaurants that are now open in the Lake Houston area

Blue Lagoon Bar & Grill opened Dec. 9 in the Balmoral development. (Courtesy Blue Lagoon Bar & Grill)
Blue Lagoon Bar & Grill opened Dec. 9 in the Balmoral development. (Courtesy Blue Lagoon Bar & Grill)

Blue Lagoon Bar & Grill opened Dec. 9 in the Balmoral development. (Courtesy Blue Lagoon Bar & Grill)

Several new businesses have recently opened in the Lake Houston, Humble and Kingwood area, from nail salons to restaurants.

Taco Nail, a locally owned business, opened an Atascocita location in November at 18455 W. Lake Houston Parkway, Ste. 140. Kingwood resident and owner Annie Griffin opened the Kingwood location in 2018. The salon offers classic manicure and pedicure services, specializing in dip powder and shellac manicures. Taco Nail operates primarily by appointment only to ensure customers get personal and timely service, but limited walk-ins are available. 281-358-6001. www.taconail.com


Chipotle Mexican Grill opened Dec. 10 at 21360 Hwy. 59, Ste. 100, New Caney, according to Erin Wolford, a Chipotle spokesperson. The Valley Ranch Town Center location serves burritos, bowls, tacos, salads, chips and queso as well as featuring a drive-thru pickup lane. 281-747-5477. www.chipotle.com

Blue Lagoon Bar & Grill held its grand opening Dec. 9 at 15808 Crystal Terrace Drive, Humble, in the Balmoral community. The eatery serves lunch and dinner items, including steaks, seafood, Italian dishes, sandwiches and burgers. 281-609-4033. www.bluelagoonbargrill.com

Amazing Lash Studio opened a new location Oct. 16 at 4521 Kingwood Drive, Ste. 230, Kingwood. The franchise eyelash studio has more than 40 locations in the Houston area. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Kingwood location is offering only eyelash extensions and lifts. In the future, the shop will also offer eyebrow waxing and eyelash and eyebrow tinting. 832-360-1250. www.amazinglashstudio.com/studios/tx/kingwood/kingwood
By Andy Li
Originally from Boone, North Carolina, Andy Li is a graduate of East Carolina University with degrees in Communication with a concentration in Journalism and Political Science. While in school, he worked as a performing arts reporter, news, arts and copy editor and a columnist at the campus newspaper, The East Carolinian. He also had the privilege to work with NPR’s Next Generation Radio, a project for student journalists exploring radio news. Moving to Houston in May 2019, he now works as the reporter for the Conroe/Montgomery edition of Community Impact Newspaper.
By Kelly Schafler

Editor, Lake Houston | Humble | Kingwood

Kelly Schafler is the editor for the Lake Houston, Humble and Kingwood edition of Community Impact Newspaper, covering public education, city government, development, businesses, local events and all things community-related. Before she became editor, she was the reporter for the Conroe and Montgomery edition for a year and a half.



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