Is that just an old wall going the way of all stucco on the vacant former Felix Mexican Restaurant space at Westheimer and Grant? Or is architect Michael Hsu’s rehab of the space — which will turn it into a Houston outpost of Tyson Cole’s Uchi and Uchiko juggernaut from Austin, plus a few other lease spaces — already in progress? Candace Garcia’s brief photo report on one piece of the Great Lower Westheimer Restaurant Rejiggering, below:
It does appear that sushification is in progress. Your clues: The yellow permit posted in one of the arched windows,
plus the framing going on in the future lease space on the Grant St. side:
More views here.
- Previously on Swamplot: A First Glimpse of Uchi in Houston: Leasing Lower Westheimer Retail by the Piece
Photos: Candace Garcia