Due to its proximity to Spring Creek, several local businesses along the Rayford Road corridor sustained water damage from Hurricane Harvey, which hit the city Aug. 26-29, and have just recently been able to reopen.
Bubba T’s Cajun Kitchen reopened in late September at 610 Rayford Road, Ste. 638, Spring. The restaurant took on four feet of water during Hurricane Harvey and was closed for a month. The restaurant offers Cajun staples such as gumbo and po’boys, in addition to fried, grilled and blacked seafood plates, tacos and salads. 281-419-6500. www.bubbats.com
DoubleDave’s Pizzaworks reopened in early November at 606 Rayford Road, Spring, after being closed for more than two months. The pizza joint underwent total renovations after taking on six feet of water during Hurricane Harvey. The pizzeria offers specialty and make-your-own pizzas, sandwiches, salads and desserts. 281-367-3283. www.doubledaves.com
Golden Shears Salon and Day Spa reopened Oct. 31 at 610 Rayford Road, Ste. 648, Spring, after sustaining five feet of water damage from Hurricane Harvey. The 39-year-old business worked out of a temporary location on Sawdust Road for two months while the original location underwent a total renovation. The full-service salon offers hair services, sunless tanning, waxing services, makeup services, facials, massages and other spa services. 281-681-9017. www.goldenshearsalonspa.com
Hop Scholar Ale House reopened in mid-September at 610 Rayford Road, Ste. 642, Spring. The restaurant took on about 40 inches of water during Hurricane Harvey and was closed for three weeks, according to owner Todd Hayden. The ale house offers 47 rotating taps, bottled beers and a limited food menu of loaded fries and bratwursts. 281-203-7406. www.hopscholar.com
Mario’s Mexican Restaurant reopened Nov. 12 at 610 Rayford Road, Spring, after closing for over two months due to Hurricane Harvey. The restaurant replaced its walls, kitchens and tables. The Mexican eatery offers enchiladas, tacos, chalupas and seafood options. 281-367-9336. www.mariosmexican.com
Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers reopened Nov. 14 at 520 Rayford Road, Spring, after closing for two months following Hurricane Harvey. The restaurant sustained four feet of floodwaters and underwent a complete renovation. The chicken joint offers chicken fingers, fries, coleslaw and Texas toast as well as iced tea and fresh-squeezed lemonade. 281-419-5444. www.raisingcanes.com
Rayford Animal Wellness Clinic reopened in mid-September at 606 Rayford Road, Ste. D, Spring. The restaurant took on about 40 inches of water during Hurricane Harvey and was closed for three weeks, according to owner Todd Hayden. The veterinarian’s office performs a variety of pet services including blood work, spays/neuters, digital X-rays and can treat skin, ear and gastrointestinal conditions. 281-667-9360. www.hoscho.com
Walgreens reopened Oct. 30 at 560 Rayford Road, Spring after closing for month following Hurricane Harvey, due to water damage. The drugstore offers health and beauty items, household products and first-aid supplies in addition to pharmaceutical and photo services. 281-298-0040. www.walgreens.com
3B’s Burgers & Beer reopened in early October at 466 Rayford Road, Ste. 107, Spring, after taking on three feet of water during Hurricane Harvey. The restaurant was closed for more than six weeks. The restaurant offers wings, burgers, salads, sandwiches and beers. 281-419-3553. www.facebook.com/3bsRayford
Crescent Moon Live Restaurant & Bar, located at 440 Rayford Road, Ste. 115, Spring, announced via Facebook Nov. 8 that it would be temporarily closed for repairs due to Hurricane Harvey. A projected reopening date had not been announced as of press time. The venue hosts live music on a regular basis and offers a menu of pizzas, steaks, salads and appetizers. 281-364-9463. www.crescentmoonrestaurantspring.com
Starbucks, located near the intersection of Rayford Road and Richards Road, between 3B’s Burgers & Beer and Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers, is also closed for renovations. A Starbucks spokesperson said the location is expected to reopen in March. The coffeeshop chain based out of Seattle, offers hot, cold and frozen coffee beverages, espresso options, Teavana teas and pastries. www.starbucks.com
Subway, located at 610 Rayford Road, Spring, closed after sustaining water damage from Hurricane Harvey in late September and will not be reopening, according to neighboring business owners.
Tony Nail Spa, located at 610 Rayford Road, Spring, closed after sustaining water damage from Hurricane Harvey in late September and will not be reopening, according to neighboring business owners.