As the year begins, we’ve used the pages of Essentials Magazine and its framework to explore some potential developments in 2023 through regular our topics, such as government, business, education and more — and you’ll find those observations through the edition, readable for a limited time in digital page-turning form here. Here we bring an anecdotal look ahead to a few … [Read more...] about The year ahead in West U, Bellaire: Have we returned to where assets outweigh challenges?
Bellaire Broiler Burger
FOOD BRIEFS: Icon fades out — but look what’s coming
Broiler Burger food truck closes, original site sold The promise of a revival of the original Bellaire Broiler Burger has ended, with food sales suddenly shutting down on Labor Day, and the vintage building at 5216 Bellaire Blvd. sold for use as a law office. Even though the operator, Jason Scheinthal, regaled customers until the end with plans to restore the iconic eatery to … [Read more...] about FOOD BRIEFS: Icon fades out — but look what’s coming
Revival fails, Bellaire Broiler Burger property sold for office use
By Charlotte Aguilar The promise of a revival of the original Bellaire Broiler Burger has ended, with food sales shutting down and the vintage property at 5216 Bellaire Blvd. being sold for use as a professional office, Essentials learned Tuesday. A notice was posted to Instagram Friday that the food truck operating under the BBB name at that location would shut down … [Read more...] about Revival fails, Bellaire Broiler Burger property sold for office use
The new Bellaire Broiler Burger: Is it just a ‘ghost’ of its former self?
New owner embraces ‘virtual’ trend to be viable — one menu, different names By Charlotte Aguilar Google the address of the Bellaire Broiler Burger — 5216 Bellaire Blvd. — and you might be surprised at what other businesses pop up. In fact, as Essentials went to press (this story first appeared in our May 2022 edition), there were at least eight other “restaurant … [Read more...] about The new Bellaire Broiler Burger: Is it just a ‘ghost’ of its former self?
Nostalgia is main ingredient in Bellaire’s burger connection
•Is the Bellaire Broiler Burger just a ghost of its former self? Read more here. •The Essentials Guide to the Bellaire, West U areas’ best burgers is just a click away. By Charlotte Aguilar The Bellaire-West U area is attracting a growing number of upscale restaurants and cutting-edge concepts, but traditional food groups still thrive — barbecue, donuts, deli, … [Read more...] about Nostalgia is main ingredient in Bellaire’s burger connection