New or upcoming restaurants to check out in The Woodlands area

The Italian French Connection ($45) includes an 8-ounce filet mignon, three French-style shrimp and three large cheese ravioli in a vodka cream sauce.

The Italian French Connection ($45) includes an 8-ounce filet mignon, three French-style shrimp and three large cheese ravioli in a vodka cream sauce.

Several new restaurants opened in The Woodlands area in 2018.


  1. Bricks & Brews
    32907 Tamina Road, Magnolia

2. Dizzy Pies
5447 FM 1488, Magnolia

3. Nona’s Italian Grill
3091 College Park Drive, Ste, 185, The Woodlands

4. Rosati’s Pizza Pub of The Woodlands
4223 Research Forest Drive, Ste. 950, The Woodlands

5. Sorriso Modern Italian Kitchen
2 Waterway Square Place, The Woodlands

6. Zazza Pizza Cafe
25750 Kuykendahl Road, Tomball

7. Zanti Cucina Italiana
10000 Research Forest Drive, The Woodlands


8. BarTex
1810 Rayford Road, Spring


9. Apple Spice Catering Co.
25003 Pitkin Road, Ste. F800, Spring


10. The Chipper
32907 Tamina Road, Ste. D, Magnolia

11. Maine-ly Sandwiches
7 Switchbud Place, Ste. 194, The Woodlands


12. Julio’s Mexican Grill
544 Sawdust Road, Spring

13. Mr. Rico Pollo Loco
25330 Richards Road, Spring


14. Peli Peli
1201 Lake Woodlands Drive, The Woodlands
By Wendy Sturges

A Houston native and graduate of St. Edward's University in Austin, Wendy Sturges has worked as a community journalist covering local government, health care, business and development since 2011. She has worked with Community Impact since 2015 as a reporter and editor and moved to Tennessee in 2019.


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