Memorial Dr.’s Tres Market Foods is expanding to the pair of black and off-white buildings pictured above at 2620 Joanel St. behind the Westheimer strip home to River Oaks Donuts and across the street from the 2-story building housing the Honorary Consulate of Ghana. Formerly a row of separate lots, Houston’s city planning commission approved a request to consolidate the warehouse parcels all into a single property earlier this year. Since then, a handful of permits have come through as part the paperwork to prep the structures for remodeling.
Together, they total 5,400 sq.-ft.:
And are mediated by a narrow, fenced-off yard:
The market’s current location — which stocks a variety of prepared foods — occupies this strip just inside Beltway 8, on the corner of Boheme Dr.:
It originally shared the building before annexing the neighboring Memorial Food Store to become the sole tenant in 2015.
Photos: Swamplox inbox (new location); Tres Market Foods (current location)