Hubcap Grill Hobby Airport


Hobby Airport serves up new dining options for Houston travelers after Pappas moves out

Posted on · Food-and-drink options at the South Houston airport will gradually be transformed through the end of 2024. There will continue to be a mix of local concepts and national chains.

Pappasito's Hobby


Pappas Restaurants moving out of Hobby Airport after judge again denies TRO against City of Houston

Posted on · The Houston-based restaurant group refiled its lawsuit against the city and a competing concessionaire this week, making new allegations. But after a request for a temporary restraining order was denied for a second time, Pappas will move out of Hobby Airport by May 11 as requested by the city.

Sylvester Turner City Council Meeting


‘They need to start packing now:’ Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner addresses ongoing dispute with Pappas Restaurants over Hobby Airport concessions

Posted on · The Houston mayor made his remarks ahead of court-ordered mediation between the city and local restaurant group. A temporary injunction hearing is scheduled for April 26 to determine whether Pappas must continue preparing to vacate Hobby Airport after the city awarded a lucrative concessions contract to a competitor.

Dot Coffee Shop

Houston Matters

From Diners, To BBQ, To Cajun: Houston’s Pappas Restaurant Chain Celebrates 50 Years

Posted on · If you've lived in Houston for long, you've probably set foot in a Pappas restaurant. The Houston-based chain opened its first restaurant, Dot Coffee Shop, 50 years ago. Christina Pappas shares some of the company's history with Houston Matters.

Houston Matters

Full Show: Involving The Private Sector In Storm Prep, And Political Roundup (Oct. 18, 2017)

Posted on · On Wednesday's Houston Matters: A local expert says the private sector should get involved in preparing for the next big storm. Then, our political experts discuss the latest political stories. We revisit the investigation of eleven unsolved murder cases in and around Galveston. And the Pappas restaurant chain celebrates 50 years.