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The Return of Houston Restaurant Weeks
Houston Restaurant Weeks, the annual fundraiser for the Houston Food Bank, returns with dozens of restaurants offering prix-fixe lunch and dinner menus from August 1-September 3 --- with a percentage of the cost going to the food bank. Participating restaurants include RDG + Bar Annie, Ibiza Food & Wine Bar, Del Frisco's Double Eagle Steak House, and Brennan's of Houston. For more information, visit www.houstonrestaurantweeks.com.
 
Dining room of Trevisio Trevisio's New Happy Hour Menu
Chef Jon Buchanan has introduced a new happy hour menu at Trevisio. Options range from $4-$6 appetizers like fried calamari and garlic-Parmesan chicken wings to $6-$8 pizzas with toppings such as pineapple and speck. The happy hour specials are offered from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday. Trevisio, John P. McGovern Texas Medical Center Commons, 6550 Bertner St., Houston, TX 77030, 713-749-0400.
 

Chef Shuffle

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Closings

CLOSED FOR GOOD
Take your taste buds on a walk down memory lane! Check out our exclusive closed restaurant database for Houston to virtually visit your favorite dining spots from yesteryear. Zula, R.I.P.

Dolce Vita Pizzeria & Enoteca is temporarily closed to repair fire damage allegedly caused by arson. Dolce Vita Pizzeria & Enoteca, 500 Westheimer Rd., Houston, TX 77006, 713-520-8222.
 
Italian restaurant Il Mulino has closed its Houston location in The Westin Houston Memorial City Hotel. The restaurant will be replaced by a steakhouse to be called 024 Grille. Il Mulino, 945 Gessner Rd., Houston, TX 77024, no phone.
 

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