Torchy’s, Tarka’s to open in Springwoods Village shopping center

An artist's rendering of The Market at Springwoods Village, expected to open in the first half of 2017.

An artist's rendering of The Market at Springwoods Village, expected to open in the first half of 2017.

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Torchy’s Tacos, Tarka’s Indian Kitchen and MOD Pizza are among the restaurants confirmed for The Market at Springwoods Village, a 170,000-square-foot shopping center at the intersection of Holzwarth Road and Grand Parkway in Spring, according to leasing manager Vanessa Barfuss.

The project will be anchored by a Kroger grocery store and is expected to open in the first half of 2017.

Other stores confirmed for the site include Chick-fil-A, Zoe’s Kitchen, Cold Stone Creamery, Lovett Dental, Supercuts and Nails of America, Barfuss said.

Torchy’s, which began as a popular food truck in Austin, has over 40 locations in Texas and five in Colorado.

Tarka’s Indian Kitchen, a fast-casual eatery also based in Austin, is new to the Houston market, Barfuss said.

Seattle-based MOD Pizza specializes in fast, made-to-order personal pizzas. It has seven locations in Houston and five under construction, Barfuss said.

Regency Centers Corporation is developing The Market at Springwoods Village alongside the 1,800-acre Springwoods Village community, ExxonMobil corporate campus and Southwestern Energy headquarters, north of Grand Parkway and west of I-45.
By Vanessa Holt
A resident of the Houston area since 2011, Vanessa began working in community journalism in her home state of New Jersey in 1996. She joined Community Impact Newspaper in 2016 as a reporter for the Spring/Klein edition and became editor of that paper in March 2017 and editor of The Woodlands edition in January 2019.


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