Pokeworks now open in Webster

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Pokéworks, “one of the fastest-growing poke concepts in the country,” opened at 1041 Bay Area Blvd., Webster, in January, an employee said. The restaurant was founded in 2015 to bring Hawaiian food to the mainland. The menu includes items made in collaboration with “Top Chef” alumnus Sheldon Simeon. It is expected 100 Pokéworks will be open by 2020. 713-528-2509. www.pokeworks.com
By Jake Magee

Editor, Bay Area & Pearland/Friendswood

Jake has been a print journalist for several years, covering numerous beats including city government, education, business and more. Starting off at a daily newspaper in southern Wisconsin, Magee covered two small cities before being promoted to covering city government in the heart of newspaper's coverage area. He moved to Houston in mid-2018 to be the editor for and launch the Bay Area edition of Community Impact Newspaper. Today, he covers everything from aerospace to transportation to flood mitigation.