Exclusive: Houston restaurateur to open restaurant inside former Texaco building downtown

Houston Business Journal – By Jack Witthaus

Benjamin Berg, the restaurateur behind Washington Avenue steakhouse B&B Butchers & Restaurant, is opening another restaurant inside a luxury apartment building downtown.

A lease was signed last week to open the restaurant inside The Star at at 1111 Rusk St., according to a person familiar with the deal. It’s Berg’s second Houston restaurant after opening B&B at 1814 Washington Ave. in May 2015. Berg confirmed the opening of t

I am very excited to have the opportunity to create a world-class restaurant in one of the most beautiful spaces in Houston,” Berg told the Houston Business Journal on May 18.

David Littwitz of Littwitz Investments Inc. represented Berg in the lease.  Read More